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Synonyms for excise

cut off or out or away

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Synonyms for excise

a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)

remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line

levy an excise tax on

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remove by cutting

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References in classic literature ?
It has been already intimated that excises, in their true signification, are too little in unison with the feelings of the people, to admit of great use being made of that mode of taxation; nor, indeed, in the States where almost the sole employment is agriculture, are the objects proper for excise sufficiently numerous to permit very ample collections in that way.
But, the Reginald Wilfer family were of such commonplace extraction and pursuits that their forefathers had for generations modestly subsisted on the Docks, the Excise Office, and the Custom House, and the existing R.
Hollands, sir," replied the sexton, trembling more than ever; for he had bought it of the smugglers, and he thought that perhaps his questioner might be in the excise department of the goblins.
I don't know whether the Excise returns of the period may have exhibited any increase in the demand for pepper; but if our performances did not affect the market, I should say several families must have left off using it.
By the decision of the Cabinet, excises for the import of cigars were set at 20 manats [$11.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has approved new excise tax rates on imported goods, which will come into force on January 22, 2018.
Around 100 excises, mostly for alcohol, have so far been issued.