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Meaning of “surtax” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of surtax from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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surtaxnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsɜːtæks/  us   /ˈsɝː-/
TAX an ​extratax on ​income above a particular high ​level, or an ​extratax on something that is already ​taxed: In ​addition, a 10% surtax ​applies to ​certain high-income ​taxpayers. He'd prefer to see an ​increase to the surtax rather than the ​basetaxrate.
(Definition of surtax from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “surtax”
in Chinese (Simplified) 超额累进所得税, 附加税…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超額累進所得稅, 附加稅…
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