regressive tax

Ukrainian translation: регресивний податок

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English term or phrase:regressive tax
Ukrainian translation:регресивний податок

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

Example sentence(s):
  • 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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регресивний податок
Definition:
Податок, що зростає повільніше від оподаткованого доходу та характеризується стягуванням більш високого відсотка з низьких прибутків і меншого відсотка з високих прибутків.
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регресивний податок


Definition from own experience or research:
Податок, що зростає повільніше від оподаткованого доходу та характеризується стягуванням більш високого відсотка з низьких прибутків і меншого відсотка з високих прибутків.

Example sentence(s):
  • Регресивний податок вповаджується з метою стимулювання росту доходу, прибутку, майна, оподатковуваних податком. - Інтернет  

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Note added at 6 час (2009-08-10 20:02:44 GMT)
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Перепрошую, "впроваджується".
Grunia
Ukraine
Local time: 05:06
Native speaker of: Native in UkrainianUkrainian, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 4

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Yes  Oleksandr Kupriyanchuk: Так-так. Майже бездоганно.
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Yes  Igor
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