Translation of "tax" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk us /tæks/

(an amount of) money paid to the government, which is based on your income or the cost of goods or services you have bought

They're putting up the tax on cigarettes. 他们要提高烟草税。
Tax cuts (= reductions in taxes) are always popular. 减税总是受欢迎的。
What do you earn before/after tax (= before/after you have paid tax on the money you earn)? 你的税前/税后收入是多少?

(Translation of “tax noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)