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Definition of

excise duty


tax on specific goods a tax on goods such as alcohol or tobacco produced and sold within a specific country

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Definitions of ’excise duty’ and meaning of ’excise duty’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’excise duty’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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