get paid under the table

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get paid under the table

To work in exchange for payment that is not officially documented and has not been taxed. Because I get paid under the table, no taxes come out of my paycheck. I don't have a visa to work in this country, so I've been getting paid under the table as a nanny.
See also: get, paid, table
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