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Erwerbsteuer

English translation: Purchase tax

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German term or phrase:Erwerbsteuer
English translation:Purchase tax
Entered by: Heather Starastin
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12:57 Feb 13, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Erwerbsteuer
"Erwerbsteuer, die die BRD auf Grund dieses Vertrages für ihre innergemeinschaftlichen Erwerbe nach Par. 1 .... des deutschen Umsatzsteuergesetzes schuldet ....."

Is this a tax on intra-Community acquisitions?
Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 17:45
Purchase tax
Explanation:
Exactly! It´s basically another type of "Umsatzsteuer" levied on acquisitions made elsewhere within the community, usually a small percentage of the purchasing price. "Purchase tax" is the general term, then you can have subdivisions such as "Property purchase tax" etc.
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Heather Starastin
Canada
Local time: 17:45
Grading comment
We have to stop meeting like this!!
Thanks again.
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naPurchase tax
Heather Starastin


  

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Purchase tax


Explanation:
Exactly! It´s basically another type of "Umsatzsteuer" levied on acquisitions made elsewhere within the community, usually a small percentage of the purchasing price. "Purchase tax" is the general term, then you can have subdivisions such as "Property purchase tax" etc.

Heather Starastin
Canada
Local time: 17:45
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 166
Grading comment
We have to stop meeting like this!!
Thanks again.
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