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Customs and Excisenoun

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the previous ​name for the British government’s customsdepartment, ​responsible for ​collectingtaxes on ​goodsbrought into the country. It was ​combined with the Inland Revenue in 2005 to become ​part of HM Revenue & ​Customs.
(Definition of Customs and Excise from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Customs and Excise”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国)关税与消费税部…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國)關稅與消費稅部…
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