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tax allowance

noun

  • (British English) tax exemption
    Example sentences
    • The personal tax allowance which determines the income tax-paying threshold thus also provides a practical definition of such an official poverty line.
    • Those who spend long periods working abroad should also take advantage of a special tax allowance for overseas income.
    • There is no point getting a large tax allowance if you do not have the income to use it.

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