evasion of duty

evasion of duty
index default, infidelity, infraction, maladministration, nonperformance

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  • evasion — [ē vā′zhən, ivā′zhən] n. [ME & OFr < L evasio < evasus, pp. of evadere: see EVADE] 1. an evading; specif., an avoiding of a duty, question, etc. by deceit or cleverness 2. a way of doing this; subterfuge …   English World dictionary

  • Duty (economics) — Taxation An aspect of fiscal policy …   Wikipedia

  • evasion — evade e‧vade [ɪˈveɪd] verb [transitive] TAX LAW to not do something that you should do according to the law, for example not paying tax: • He was charged with evading $12.6 million of taxes. compare avoid evasion …   Financial and business terms

  • evasion — evasional, adj. /i vay zheuhn/, n. 1. an act or instance of escaping, avoiding, or shirking something: evasion of one s duty. 2. the avoiding of an argument, accusation, question, or the like, as by a subterfuge: The old political boss was… …   Universalium

  • duty — Synonyms and related words: Mass, VAT, accountability, active service, ad valorem duty, admiration, adoration, alcohol tax, allegiance, amenability, amusement tax, answerability, apotheosis, appreciation, approbation, approval, assessment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • evasion — /əˈveɪʒən / (say uh vayzhuhn), /i / (say ee ) noun 1. the act of escaping something by trickery or cleverness: evasion of one s duty; evasion of responsibilities. 2. the avoiding of an argument, accusation, question, or the like, as by a… …   Australian-English dictionary

  • evasion — e•va•sion [[t]ɪˈveɪ ʒən[/t]] n. 1) an act or instance of escaping, avoiding, or shirking something: evasion of one s duty; tax evasion[/ex] 2) the avoiding of an accusation, question, or the like, as by a subterfuge 3) a means of evading;… …   From formal English to slang

  • Directorate General of Anti-Evasion — Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence Logo of the Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence. Agency overview …   Wikipedia

  • Tax avoidance and tax evasion — Tax avoidance is the legal utilization of the tax regime to one s own advantage, in order to reduce the amount of tax that is payable by means that are within the law. By contrast tax evasion is the general term for efforts to not pay taxes by… …   Wikipedia

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