capital levy

/ˌkæpɪt(ə)l 'levi/ noun
a tax on the value of a person’s property and possessions

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  • capital levy — a tax based on capital, as distinguished from a tax on income. [1915 20] * * * Direct tax assessed simultaneously on the capital resources of all persons possessing taxable wealth in excess of a minimum value and paid at least partly out of… …   Universalium

  • capital levy — tax paid on capital …   English contemporary dictionary

  • capital levy — noun a tax by means of which the state appropriates a fixed proportion of private wealth …   English new terms dictionary

  • capital levy — noun (C) technical a tax on private or industrial wealth that is paid to the government …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • capital levy — /kæpətl ˈlɛvi / (say kapuhtl levee) noun a tax based on total assets …   Australian English dictionary

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