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back taxes

This page is about the collocation back taxes

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

taxes that weren't paid when they were due

For example

  • Do you still owe any back taxes?

  • You'll have to pay all your back taxes and a fine for paying them late.

Quick Quiz

"Back taxes" are taxes that

a. you can pay in advance

b. you get back after paying

c. you should have already paid

Contributor: Matt Errey