Definitions for "progressive tax"
Keywords:  regressive, larger, poor, income, tax
A tax system in which those who earn higher incomes pay a higher percentage...
This type of tax takes a larger percentage of income from higher income groups than from low-income groups.
A tax system that charges a higher rate to those who are able to pay more. Federal income tax is an example of a progressive tax.
Keywords:  travesty, course
a travesty of course
Keywords:  collectivist, dream, wet, statist
a collectivist/statist's wet-dream