supertax
noun Date: 1906 surtax

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • supertax — su‧per‧tax [ˈsuːpətæks ǁ pər ] noun [countable, uncountable] TAX a special high rate of tax paid by people or companies with a high level of income: supertax on • The government is likely to punish big organizations by introducing a supertax on… …   Financial and business terms

  • Supertax — Su per*tax , n. [Super + tax.] A tax in addition to the usual or normal tax; specif., in the United Kingdom, an income tax of sixpence for every pound in addition to the normal income tax of one shilling and twopence for every pound, imposed, by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • supertax — ► NOUN ▪ an additional tax on something already taxed …   English terms dictionary

  • supertax — [so͞o′pər taks΄] n. an additional tax; esp., a surtax …   English World dictionary

  • supertax — UK [ˈsuːpə(r)ˌtæks] / US [ˈsupərˌtæks] noun [countable] Word forms supertax : singular supertax plural supertaxes business surtax …   English dictionary

  • supertax — /sooh peuhr taks /, n. 1. Chiefly Brit. a tax in addition to a normal tax, as one upon income above a certain amount. 2. a surtax. [1905 10; SUPER + TAX] * * * …   Universalium

  • supertax — noun a) An additional tax on something that has already been taxed b) A higher rate of an existing tax …   Wiktionary

  • supertax — n. higher tax rate imposed on incomes that exceed a certain level; surtax, additional tax imposed on something that is already taxed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • supertax — noun an additional tax on something already taxed …   English new terms dictionary

  • supertax — su·per·tax …   English syllables

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