Definition of tax break in English:

tax break


  • A tax concession or advantage allowed by government.

    ‘tax breaks for industry to encourage investment’
    • ‘If you do opt for a designated unit, be aware that a developer will invariably add a premium for the tax break.’
    • ‘For all but the very wealthy, the tax break from dividends would be meager.’
    • ‘So, if there's a tax break on interest payments, savvy companies should favor debt over equity.’
    • ‘Make sure you take advantage of the repatriation tax break just like the big boys.’
    • ‘Congress, meanwhile, would modify tax law to give franchisers a tax break for the waived fees.’
    reduction, cut, discount, deduction, decrease
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