Meaning of “non-resident” in the English Dictionary

"non-resident" in British English

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(Definition of “non-resident” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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non-residentnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌnɒnˈrezɪdənt/ us

TAX a person who does not live permanently in a particular country and who is in a special position in relation to the payment of tax:

The UK income tax liability of a non-resident is subject to an upper limit.

a person who is not staying at or living in a place, for example a hotel:

The hotel wellness centre is open to non-residents.

non-residentadjective

uk /ˌnɒnˈrezɪdənt/ us

TAX not living permanently in a country, and in a special position in relation to the payment of tax:

You must be non-resident for five tax years to escape UK capital gains tax.

not staying at or living in a place:

There are over 20 million non-resident Indians living in different regions of the world.
non-resident owners of vacation properties

(Definition of “non-resident” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)