from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See inheritance tax.
  • n. See estate tax.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A misnomer for inheritance tax used by proponents of its abolition.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a tax on the estate of the deceased person


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