regressive tax

Serbian translation: regresivna poreska stopa

English term or phrase:regressive tax
Serbian translation:regresivna poreska stopa

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13:41 Aug 10, 2009
English to Serbian translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Taxation & Customs
Additional field(s): Finance (general), Government / Politics
English term or phrase: regressive tax
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Tax collected at increasingly lower rates or percentages as income level increases.

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  • In order to prevent regressive tax on items purchased, many states make certain types of things non-taxable, especially food. wiseGEEK
  • A regressive tax system does not mean and likely would not result in low income earners paying more taxes than the wealthy, only that the effective tax rate relative to income or consumption would be a larger tax burden to low income earners. Wikipedia
  • This update explains that ballot initiatives to enact regressive tax policies died in Michigan and Montana, but survived to secure spots on the ballot in Arizona, Florida, Massachusetts and Oregon. The Tax Justice Digest
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regresivna poreska stopa
Porez koji kada se uvećava prihod (poreska osnovica) onda se regresivna poreska stopa sve više smanjuje.
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regresivna poreska stopa

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Porez koji kada se uvećava prihod (poreska osnovica) onda se regresivna poreska stopa sve više smanjuje.

Example sentence(s):
  • Odnos između poreske stope i poreske osnovice: Na osnovu odnosa između kretanja poreske stope i osnovice poreske stope mogu biti: - proporecionalne ... - progresivne... - regresivne se smanjuju kada se uvećava poreska osnovica. - Poreski sistem u Srbiji  
  • Важна особина појединих пореза је врста пореске стопе. Она може бити пропорционална, када стопа остаје иста без обзира на раст дохотка, прогресивна, када стопа расте са повећањем доохотка, и регресивна, када се стопа смањује са повећањем дохотка. - Wikipedia  
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