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"taxpayer" in British English

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taxpayernoun

uk   /ˈtæksˌpeɪ.ər/  us   /ˈtæksˌpeɪ.ɚ/
(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 pays taxes: $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 pays taxes: 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 tax payers pay 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 pay tax: 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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“taxpayer” in Business English

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