ad valorem tax

ad valorem tax
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Definitions of ad valorem tax words

  • noun ad valorem tax a tax calculated in proportion to the estimated value of the goods taxed 3
  • noun ad valorem tax a tax levied according to the value of the property, merchandise, etc., being taxed. 1
  • noun ad valorem tax tax based on a % of property value 1
  • noun ad valorem tax A tax that is assessed as a proportion of the value of the property being taxed. 0

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Origin of ad valorem tax

First appearance:

before 1690
One of the 49% oldest English words
First recorded in 1690-1700

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Parts of speech for Ad valorem tax


ad valorem tax popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

ad valorem tax usage trend in Literature

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