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06:22 Aug 8, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Zeitabschnittsweise
zeitabschnittsweise gestaffelten Gebühren

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naperiod-based fee schedule
Roland Grefer
natime-graduatedMarcus Malabad
nafees equated according to time segmentsKlaus Dorn
naaccording to time periods
Mats Wiman



5 mins
according to time periods

prices graduated according to time periods

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Mats Wiman
Local time: 13:59
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13 mins
fees equated according to time segments

it's a little more technical, but maybe the right thing? what's the context?

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 14:59
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4 hrs

time-graduated fees

From second link:
I think a more fair system (and one that might not be greeted with such extreme resistance) is a "time-graduated capital gains tax." For instance, capital gains achieved in a small time (purely speculative) should be very heavily taxed -- but with the tax rate decreasing as the time during which the gains were made increases. So capital gains from a long-term investment would be "lightly" taxed (say 10%), while gains from short-term speculative investment would be taxed almost to the full amount (100%). Sounds drastic, but it would eliminate speculative investment since all gains from speculative investment (gains realised in under a few weeks) would go to the government as tax revenue. Investment would tend to be more long-term based.

Marcus Malabad
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7 days
period-based fee schedule

based on (time) periods (elapsed), different fees are due

Roland Grefer
Local time: 07:59
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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