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tax someone or something with something

to burden or tire someone or something with something. Please don't tax me with any more requests for my immediate attention. You are continuing to tax this committee with your constant complaints.
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spending freely and taxing heavily. (Referring to a legislative body that repeatedly passes expensive new laws and keeps raising taxes to pay for the cost. Fixed order.) I hope that people do not elect another tax-and-spend Congress this time. The only thing worse than a tax-and-spend legislature is one that spends and runs up a worsening deficit.

a sin tax

  (American informal)
a tax on things that are bad for you, like cigarettes and alcohol (not used with the ) Politicians like a sin tax as it brings in lots of revenue and not too many complaints.
See live in sin
See also: sin, tax

tax with

Charge, accuse, as in He was taxed with betraying his fellows. [Mid-1600s]
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The other major concern with Statement 96 is that, because it assumes "no future events," the tax benefit of deductible temporary differences and carryforwards can be recognized only to the extent that they offset either actual taxable income reported in the carry-back period or future reversals of taxable differences.
In our earnings release and conference call on Tuesday, we stated that we expect to recognize little, if any, taxable income during the period 2007 through 2011.
Under this section, a qualifying taxpayer can take a deduction equal to a percentage of the lesser of its taxable income or qualified production activities income (QPAI).
Commissioner (TC Summary Opinion 2005-57), the court considered whether certain workers' compensation benefits were taxable as if they were Social Security benefits.
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