Skip to main content
Find a Lawyer
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location
Begin typing to search, use arrow keys to navigate, use enter to select
FindLaw Legal Dictionary

The FindLaw Legal Dictionary -- free access to over 8260 definitions of legal terms. Search for a definition or browse our legal glossaries.


Tax Stamp

tax stamp n

: a stamp affixed to an item as evidence that a tax on it has been paid
: one that the dealer of a controlled substance is required to purchase by payment of a tax according to a state law [an additional count of failure to purchase a tax stamp]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

Copied to clipboard

Find a Lawyer

More Options