Taxable Tax"a*ble, a. 1. Capable of being taxed; liable by law to the assessment of taxes; as, taxable estate; taxable commodities. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) That may be legally charged by a court against the plaintiff of defendant in a suit; as, taxable costs. [1913 Webster] -- {Tax"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Tax"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • taxable — taxability, taxableness, n. taxably, adv. /tak seuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being taxed; subject to tax: a taxable gain. n. 2. Usually, taxables. persons, items of property, etc., that are subject to tax. [1425 75; late ME; see TAX, ABLE] * *… …   Universalium

  • tax — /tæks / (say taks) noun 1. a compulsory monetary contribution demanded by a government for its support and levied on incomes, property, goods purchased, etc. 2. a burdensome charge, obligation, duty, or demand. –verb (t) 3. to impose tax on. 4.… …   Australian English dictionary

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