Meaning of “indirect tax” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “indirect tax” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"indirect tax" in Business English

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indirect taxnoun [ C ]

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TAX a tax on goods or services that are bought, rather than on income:

They have created a type of underground economy in order to avoid paying indirect taxes.
Sales Tax and Value Added Tax are examples of indirect taxes.
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indirect taxation
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(Definition of “indirect tax” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)