PAYE Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"PAYE" in British English

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PAYEnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌpiː.eɪ.waɪˈiː/ UK
abbreviation for Pay As You Earn: a ​system for ​collectingincometax in which a person's ​tax is taken off ​theirpay by the ​employer and ​sent to the ​government
(Definition of PAYE from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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PAYEnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌpiːeɪwaɪˈIː/
HR, TAX abbreviation for pay as you ​earn: a ​system in the UK for ​collectingincometax in which a person's ​tax is taken off their ​pay and ​sent to the ​government by their ​employer: a PAYE ​code the PAYE ​systembe on PAYE And if you are on PAYE, you can ​spread the ​payments by a ​change in your ​taxcode.
(Definition of PAYE from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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