flat tax

Definition of "flat tax"
  1. A type of tax system where everyone pays the same percentage of their income, regardless of the amount
How to use "flat tax" in a sentence
  1. With a flat tax, both high and low earners pay the same percentage of their income.
  2. The proposal for a flat tax was argued to simplify the tax system.
  3. Under a flat tax, his earnings would be taxed at the same rate regardless of the amount.

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