an additional or extra tax on something already taxed.
one of a graded series of additional taxes levied on incomes exceeding a certain amount.
verb (used with object)
to put an additional or extra tax on; charge with a surtax.
a tax, usually highly progressive, levied on the amount by which a person’s income exceeds a specific level
an additional tax on something that has already been taxed
(transitive) to assess for liability to surtax; charge with an extra tax
A tax added to an existing tax. To help finance the Vietnam War, for example, Congress imposed a surtax on the federal income tax.
noun, verb (used with object), surtitled, surtitling. 1. supertitle.
noun, verb (used with object), surtitled, surtitling. 1. supertitle. plural noun 1. brief translations of the text of an opera or play that is being sung or spoken in a foreign language, projected above the stage
noun, plural surtouts [ser-tooz, -toots; French syr-too] /sərˈtuz, -ˈtuts; French sürˈtu/ (Show IPA) 1. a man’s close-fitting overcoat, especially a frock coat. 2. a hood with a mantle, worn by women. noun 1. a man’s overcoat resembling a frock coat, popular in the late 19th century
noun 1. an island S of and belonging to Iceland: formed by an undersea volcano 1963. About one mile (1.5 km) in diameter; about 500 feet (150 meters) high.