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community charge

Translation of community charge in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable (formerly in UK)
    impuesto (masculine) comunitario por capitación
    Example sentences
    • Our council tax bills are set for their biggest increase since the tax replaced the infamous community charge eleven years ago.
    • The council tax, which is despised almost as much as its predecessor the community charge or poll tax, remains, and the inequality of wealth and divisions in society continue at a pace.
    • This equates to £148 per household per annum through taxes, National Insurance, community charge, consumer prices, etc.

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