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Example Sentences for "tax"

You don't have to pay tax on clothing for children under 15 years of ageHow much did you have to pay in income tax last year?

Gillian is a little weak because she's just gotten over the flu, so she can't do anything too taxing right now.

You don't have to pay tax on clothing for children under 15 years of age.

The government has promised to lower taxes for low-income families.

I can't believe that we have to pay tax on stamps now.

Charles Kettering once observed that thinking is one thing no one has ever been able to tax.

Benjamin Franklin once remarked that the only thing certain is death and taxes.

After taxes, the winners on the game show Who Wants to Be A Millionaire take home about $650,000.

A combination of federal, state and local taxes accounts for almost 43% of the cost of every bottle of beer sold in the United States.

The percentage of income tax paid by the average American has more than doubled since 1953.

During the time of Peter the Great, any Russian man who wore a beard was required to pay a special tax.

Beginning in 1993, the Queen of England agreed to pay taxes on income and capital gains.

People have protested and complained about taxes for about as long as rulers and governments have collected them.

Recently, Palestinians have taken on the responsibility of education, health, tourism and taxation on the West Bank.

In 1931, gangster Al Capone was convicted for not paying his income tax.

In 1820, bachelors living in the state of Missouri were taxed $1 a year for not being married.

With no direct taxation, the Cayman Islands are a thriving offshore financial center.

Find someone who thinks taxes in this country are too high.


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