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Tariff

The list of items upon which a duty is imposed when they are imported into the United States, together with the rates at which such articles are taxed.

The term tariff is also used in reference to the actual custom or duty payable on such items.

Cross-references

Customs Duties; Import Quotas.

tariff

(Bill), noun account, itemized account, list, list of items, money's worth, quoted price, price list, scale of prices, table of charges

tariff

(Duties), noun assessment, duty, excise, levy, schedule of duties, tax
See also: duty, excise, fare, imposition, levy, tax

tariff

the level of punishment imposed or recommended for a criminal offence.

TARIFF. Customs, duties, toll. or tribute payable upon merchandise to the general government is called tariff; the rate of customs, &c. also bears this name and the list of articles liable to duties is also called the tariff.
     2. For the tariff of duties imposed on the importation of foreign merchandise into the United States.

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However, in the 2010- 11 Budget, the customs duty on crude was hiked to five per cent again as it is an easy way to mobilise funds.
Basic customs duty on bicycles has been raised from 10 per cent to 30 per cent.
Electronic Industry: Certain components having exclusive use in the electronic industry are proposed to be exempted from customs duty and sales tax.
Sources alleged that FBR has allowed deferment of payment of customs duty due to pressure from the ruling elite.
However, Kumar Jain vice- president, Mumbai Jewellers Association, told M AIL T ODAY that the surge in January was an exception as otherwise gold imports have come down ever since the government has started increasing customs duty.
He said: "In a memorandum submitted to Dr Singh, MPs requested the prime minister take urgent steps to abolish the outdated rule and levy the customs duty based on the weight of gold instead of the price of gold which keeps changing.
91-6, 2/4/91), which involved a determination of whether certain royalty payments associated with imported merchandise would be subject to customs duty.
Currently, the customs duty on the import of new cars with an engine capacity of 1,500 cubic centimeters or more is $0.
Moreover, a proposal was made to reduce the customs duty from 11 per cent to 3 per cent, besides reduction of customs duty on hatching of eggs from 11 to 3 per cent, he said delivering the budget speech in the National Assembly.
73 million customs duty from July-15 to January 2016, an increase of 128.
To boost domestic manufacture and to address the issue of inverted duties, the General budget 2014-15 has reduced basic customs duty (BCD) on certain items.

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