Tax Avoidance

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Definition: Tax Avoidance

Quick Summary of Tax Avoidance

The minimising of tax liability using legal methods. To be contrasted with tax evasion which has a similar objective but uses illegal means and is, therefore, a criminal offence.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Tax Avoidance are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

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