Translation of ratepayer in Spanish:

ratepayer

Pronunciation: /ˈreɪtˌpeɪər; ˈreɪtˌpeɪə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 (customer) (American English/inglés norteamericano) cliente (masculine and feminine) de empresa de servicio público; (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) contribuyente (masculine and feminine)
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    • But residents and ratepayers have been protesting these private takeovers.
    • The California Public Utility Commission would also get $89 million in ratepayer money to promote the new scheme, giving utilities a leg up on whatever competition might materialize.
    • Residential ratepayers, taxpayers, and employees are thus to bail the industry out of its difficulties.
    1.2 (taxpayer) (British English/inglés británico) contribuyente (masculine and feminine)
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    • This bill is a stunt because the very thing it seeks to stop - significant rate rises for ratepayers - it cannot prevent.
    • Elderly ratepayers can apply for rates rebates, and that is also being reviewed.
    • Bristol City Council conducted a city-wide referendum of all its ratepayers on council tax options.

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