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消費税, しょうひぜい

  • shōhizei


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • consumption tax (incl. sales tax, VAT, excise duty, etc.)

Examples of 消費税,しょうひぜい in a Sentence

Will the government raise the consumption tax soon?
The price includes the consumption tax.
Many consumers rose up against the consumption tax.
The reduced price of luxury goods is just window dressing to make the new consumption tax look better.
Many of us are hostile to the consumption tax.
In general people were against the consumption tax.
The consumption tax is now 5 percent in Japan.
The price doesn't include consumption tax.
A 5% consumption tax is levied on most goods and services in Japan.
A 5% consumption tax is levied on purchases of most goods and services.

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