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English definition of “tax take”

tax take

noun [C, usually singular]     informal TAX, GOVERNMENT, ECONOMICS
the total amount of money that a government collects in tax: With a slowing economy there's a lower tax take.
(Definition of tax take noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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