Define: Deferred Taxation

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Deferred Taxation

Quick Summary of Deferred Taxation

The obligation to pay tax is deferred (postponed) under tax law beyond the normal date of payment.


Synonyms For Deferred Taxation

deferred tax, deferred taxes, deferred tax benefits, deferred tax expense

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Deferred Taxation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.