death duty Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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death dutynoun [U]

uk   us   UK
the ​unofficialname for ​tax on a person's ​money and possessions when they ​die
(Definition of death duty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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death dutynoun [C or U]

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TAX →  inheritance tax : Some ​assets may ​escape death ​duty if they are ​transferred seven ​years before death.
(Definition of death duty from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “death duty”
in Chinese (Simplified) 遗产税…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遺產稅…
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