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Tax Rate

The amount of charges imposed by the government upon personal or corporate income, capital gains, gifts, estates, and sales that are within its statutory authority to regulate.

Tax rate schedules are utilized by taxpayers whose taxable incomes exceed certain designated amounts. Separate schedules are provided for married individuals who file jointly, unmarried people who maintain a household, single people, estates, trusts, and married couples who file separate returns.


Income Tax; Taxation.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Using data from Ford Motor Company's published annual reports, we computed the tax credit Ford could have claimed for 2000 to estimate the average effective rates of credit in each of the 32 states.
A better way to determine comparable rates is to understand the effective rate, as compared with best industry practices.
"If the debate is to continue I'll be pushing that it takes into account the effective rates and not the nominal rates because no one pays the nominal rates as far as I can see."
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Thus, royalty income from foreign licensing agreements often is taxed at very low effective rates.

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