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Meaning of “taxpayer” in the English Dictionary

"taxpayer" in British English

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taxpayernoun

uk   /ˈtæksˌpeɪ.ər/  us   //
(Definition of taxpayer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"taxpayer" in American English

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taxpayernoun [C]

 us   /ˈtæksˌpeɪ·ər/
a ​person who ​paystaxes: $130 million of taxpayers’ ​money will be ​needed to ​build the new ​stadium.
(Definition of taxpayer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"taxpayer" in Business English

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taxpayernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtæksˌpeɪər/ TAX, ECONOMICS
someone who ​paystaxes: By 2030 each ​program is expected to ​cost taxpayers about 6% of ​GDP. This is a ​waste of ​time and taxpayers' ​money.high-rate/basic-rate taxpayer At ​present high-rate ​taxpayerspay a huge ​tax on their ​pensions. We give our ​assurance that no taxpayer ​dollars will be used for this ​project.
the taxpayer a way of referring to all the ​people in a country who ​paytax: This ​project has already ​cost the taxpayer millions of ​dollars.
(Definition of taxpayer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “taxpayer”
in Arabic دافِع الضرائب…
in Korean 납세자…
in Portuguese contribuinte…
in Catalan contribuent…
in Japanese 納税者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纳税人…
in Turkish vergi mükellefi…
in Russian налогоплательщик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 納稅人…
in Italian contribuente…
in Polish podatnik…
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