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1‘Parliament is to distribute the burden of tax in an equitable way’
impartial, even-handed, fair-minded, unbiased, unprejudiced, non-discriminatory, anti-discrimination, unbigoted, egalitarian, with no axe to grind, without fear or favour
honest, right, rightful, proper, decent, good, honourable, upright, scrupulous, conscientious, above board
disinterested, objective, neutral, uncoloured, dispassionate, non-partisan, balanced, open-minded
informal fair and square, upfront, on the level
North American informal on the up and up
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