benefit taxation

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A form of taxation in which taxpayers pay tax according to the amounts of benefit that they receive from the system. Such a system of taxation is, in practice, very difficult to apply unless specific charges are made for specific services, as with metered water charges. Compare ability to pay.

Subjects: Business and Management.

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