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Definition of the noun protective tariff
What does protective tariff mean as a name of something?
- a tariff imposed to protect domestic firms from import competition
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by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Elaine C. Prange Turney
American Protective Tariff League (APTL) laws. Its membership believes that a properly trained customs service must strictly enforce these trade laws. AISI also supports the North American Free Trade Agreement and the General Agreement ...
Quick Reference by Stephen Michael Sheppard
PROTECTIVE TARIFF See: TARIFF, TARIFF AS TAX, PROTECTIVE TARIFF. PROTHONOTARY See: CLERK, CLERK OF COURT, PROTHONOTARY ( PRONOTARY). PROTOCOL The written record of an official act, and the customs by which ...
A Dictionary of Taxation (2012)
by Simon R. James
protective tariff 209. proportional. tax. A tax which takes the same proportion of incomes, however large or small they are. The term may also be applied to other tax bases such as wealth. In technical terms, the definition of a ...
by Kenneth J. Blume
A high protective tariff, averaging 18.8 percent. Adopted 2 March 1861, prior to ...
With the Complete Text of the Constitution of the United States by Michael Rheta Martin, Leonard Gelber
The first PROTECTIVE TARIFF in American history. It was introduced by JOHN C. CALHOUN and WILLIAM LOWNDES of South Carolina in the belief that the South would prosper as an industrial area as a result of the stimulus of the War of ...
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