effective tax rate


Actual income tax paid divided by net taxable income before taxes, expressed as a percentage.

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I wondered if there would be an effective tax rate and I wondered if it would apply to me at all and have an effect on us.

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In order to understand why you are being taxed so much, you should find the effective tax rate of your paychecks and then use this to discover the reasoning behind those amounts of money being set aside for tax purposes.

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While the United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world, most corporations have a much lower effective tax rate after they take advantage of various tax expenditures such as the research and development tax credit and accelerated depreciation of machinery and equipment.

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