after-tax

after-tax ˈafter-tax adjective [only before a noun] TAX
relating to the amount that remains after tax has been paid:

after-tax income

• The bank has just announced after-tax profits of $22 billion.

— after tax adverb :

• The company earned a profit after tax of £139 million.

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after-tax UK US (also after tax) adjective FINANCE
used to describe an amount of money that is left after tax has been taken away: after-tax profits/loss/charge »

A company spokeswoman said after-tax profits were up by 33% last year.

after-tax income/earnings »

What is your monthly after-tax income if you make a hundred and fifty thousand a year?


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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