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tax

a compulsory financial contribution imposed by a government to raise revenue, levied on the income or property of persons or organizations, on the production costs or sales prices of goods and services, etc.
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Ceux qui soutiennent le regime rwandais se font aussi taxer de nazisme, comme dans ce message qui attaque le gouvernement de Francois Mitterrand, du fait de son soutien au regime rwandais de 1994.
Well, this may be a level playing field - for the taxer. The government gets its tax no matter what.
Lerner's result holds as long as the taxer's import-demand elasticity is less than the fraction of the proceeds spent on imports.(12)
In his best-selling memoir, Witness to a Century, written and published when he was 96, Seldes characterized his father, the leader of an anti-Czarist organization called "Friends of Russian Freedom," as "a liberatarian, an idealist, a freethinker, a Deist, a Utopian, a Single Taxer, and a worshipper of Thoreau and Emerson."
Lire simplement: si vous continuez de nous taxer a gogo, vous allez finir par mettre les tabaculteurs au chomage.
Le rapport preconise de trouver des financements innovants - taxer les matches de football ou les concerts -, de puiser dans la manne que represente la finance sociale islamique, alimentee par les aumones musulmanes (zakat), et d'ameliorer l'efficacite des operations humanitaires.
Sous le titre L'Europe va taxer le solaire chinois, le quotidien Belge +L'Avenir+ ecrit que la decision de la Commission europeenne constitue une bouffee d'oxygene pour un secteur mis a mal par le dumping chinois, notant que l'executif europeen s'est lance dans ce bras de fer avec la Chine, malgre les reticences de plusieurs Etats de l'UE et les menaces de represailles commerciales de Pekin.
Selon lui, ces mesures sont necessaires mais "Rajoy a oublie" de taxer aussi les Sicav, les revenus du capital ou encore les grandes fortunes.
odious sight of the Tories and their Lib Dem cronies applauding "grasping George the granny taxer" as he announced his plans to bleed pensioners dry while lining the pockets of the rich is the most damning indictment yet of this despicable Government.
reason: People know you as Steve Forbes, flat taxer and presidential candidate, but you're also publisher of Forbes magazine in an era when magazines are struggling.