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English definition of “taxpayer”
/ˈtæksˌpeɪər/ noun [C] TAX, ECONOMICS
› someone who pays taxes: By 2030 each program is expected to cost taxpayers about 6% of GDP. This is a waste of time and taxpayers' money.high-rate/basic-rate taxpayer At present high-rate tax payers pay a huge tax on their pensions. We give our assurance that no taxpayer dollars will be used for this project.
the taxpayer › a way of referring to all the people in a country who pay tax: This project has already cost the taxpayer millions of dollars.