revenue

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federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789 Department of the Treasury , Treasury , Treasury Department , United States Treasury
amount periodically charged to expense or against revenue in compensation for depreciation of property depreciation charge
excess of the federal government's spending over its revenue federal deficit
amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating gain
government revenue from domestic sources (excluding customs) internal revenue
amount by which the cost of a business exceeds its revenue loss , red , red ink
bond issued by an agency that is commissioned to finance public works; revenue from the public property is used to pay off the bond revenue bond
tariff imposed to raise revenue revenue tariff
government agent responsible for collecting revenue (especially one responsible for stopping bootlegging) revenuer
minting of coins, revenue from seigniorage
coins, revenue from the minting of seigniorage
government provision for unemployed or injured or aged; financed by contributions from employers and employees as well as by government revenue social insurance
act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised revenue from the American colonies by a duty in the form of a stamp required on all newspapers and legal or commercial documents; opposition by the colonies resulted in the repeal of the act in 1766 Stamp Act
resources available to meet expenses (especially legislation for raising revenue for a government) ways and means
permanent committee of the United States House of Representatives that makes recommendations to the US House on all bills that would raise revenue Ways and Means Committee
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