tax evasion

the nonpayment of taxes, as through the failure to report taxable income.

1920–25 Unabridged
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tax evasion
Compare tax avoidance reduction or minimization of tax liability by illegal methods

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Example sentences
On the other hand, you don't hear much in lore about tax evasion because it has
  never really been socially acceptable.
Of course, visions of floating state evasion cannot always be explained by a
  hankering for tax evasion.
All of these things are true, but they do not add up to tax evasion, or even
  tax avoidance.
He made so much money, to the extent that he served time for tax evasion.
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