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  • n. A job or income which is taken in addition to one's normal employment, generally at evenings or weekends. Implies that payment is not declared for taxation.


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  • The Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association (ISME) today warned about a dramatic rise in black economy activities and the re-emergence of a 'nixer' culture, which is undermining legitimate businesses, threatening jobs and livelihoods in the process.

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