Associations to the word «Revenue»


REVENUE, noun. The income returned by an investment.
REVENUE, noun. The total income received from a given source.
REVENUE, noun. All income generated for some political entity's treasury by taxation and other means.
REVENUE, noun. (accounting) The total sales; turnover.
REVENUE, noun. (accounting) The net revenue, net sales.
REVENUE BILL, noun. (US) (legal) a bill that levies taxes
REVENUE BILLS, noun. Plural of revenue bill
REVENUE CUTTER, noun. An armed government vessel employed to enforce revenue laws, prevent smuggling, etc.
REVENUE LAND, noun. (in India) agricultural land that may not be used for industrial or residential purposes
REVENUE MANAGEMENT, noun. (aviation) The section of an airline that deals with passenger loads and fare availability on flights.
REVENUE RAISING, noun. (Australia) the alleged practice of using traffic fines as a means of gathering taxes, rather than for road safety.
REVENUE SHARING GRANT, noun. (US) Federal grants distributing a portion of federal tax revenues to state and municipal governments.
REVENUE STAMP, noun. A stamp to affix as proof that the tax due on the marked product has been paid
REVENUE STAMPS, noun. Plural of revenue stamp

Dictionary definition

REVENUE, noun. The entire amount of income before any deductions are made.
REVENUE, noun. Government income due to taxation.

Wise words

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