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taxable

[tak-suh-buh l] /ˈtæk sə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being taxed; subject to tax:
a taxable gain.
noun
2.
Usually, taxables. persons, items of property, etc., that are subject to tax.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English; see tax, -able
Related forms
taxability, taxableness, noun
taxably, adverb
nontaxability, noun
nontaxable, adjective, noun
nontaxableness, noun
nontaxably, adverb
untaxable, adjective
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Word Origin and History for taxability

taxable

adj.

"subject to taxation," late 15c., from Anglo-Latin taxabilis; see tax (v.) + -able.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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