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02:07 Jun 27, 2001
Hindi to English translations [Non-PRO]
Hindi term or phrase: tax thodi na lagta hai..
this is hindi words written in english.so plz translate in english.it was a general statement.may be a bit irriatated so became emotional

Summary of answers provided
naIt's taxfree
Ritu Bhanot
naYou are not taxed!kashif
naTax not applicable; or, tax exemptedritsid
naBut there are no taxes....
Roomy Naqvy



10 mins
But there are no taxes....

Your translation would be 'But there are no taxes....'. The exact meaning of the phrase is 'but it does not attract taxes...'

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Roomy F Naqvy

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Roomy Naqvy
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Tax not applicable; or, tax exempted

When spoken, this phrase is accompanied by a specific tone which is confident and at times forcefull and invariably ends with interrogation.

Example; "Sans lene mein tax thodi na lagta hai.."

In English;You don't pay tax so to breathe! do you? or,

Need tax be paid to breathe? or,

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You are not taxed!

this is in reference to doing something, and saying that this activity is not taxed by the government or any authority so you should not fear in doing it, or to encourage that person to do it more often.

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It's taxfree

It might have been said in a manner of joking. We often say such things regarding laughter and other such matters that these are 'tax free'/ 'not taxable' etc.

I hope it helps.

Ritu Bhanot
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