proportional tax

Definition

A system in which all levels of income are taxed at the same rate. also called flat tax.

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I realized that a proportional tax was what they were going to go with and that made me really unhappy because I hated taxes.

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The republican party is often in favor of a flat, or proportional tax, in which everyone pays the same amount regardless of income levels.

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My boss believes that everybody in this country should pay the same proportional tax rate because anything else creates winners and losers and is unfair.

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