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withholding tax

noun [U] uk   US us  
money taken from a person's income and paid directly to the government by their employer
Translations of “withholding tax”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由僱主代扣的)代扣所得稅…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由雇主代扣的)代扣所得税…
(Definition of withholding tax from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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