Local Rate

Local Rate

A tax rate assessed by a local government, as opposed to the national or regional government. There may be limits on how high the local rate is permitted to be. Local taxes are used to pay for municipal functions such as schools, police and roads.
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Thanks to this Gascon toilet, I could hope that the lady would not take me for the local rate collector; but now when my thoughts travel back to that episode of my youth, I sometimes laugh at my own expense.
Due to this drop in international market, the local rate of gold also plummeted by Rs200 per tola to settle at 50,550.
Std Trinity Mirror plc rules apply, see www.dailyrecord.co.uk/rules SP: J Media UK Ltd, SW4 7BX Helpline: 0207 720 7130 (local rate)
SP: J Media UK Ltd, SW4 7BX Helpline: 0844 800 1188 (local rate).
Both route it through a local rate number so it'll usually be part of your free minutes (or a local call rate on Pay As You Go).
NHS England has con-firmed to the panel that Prospect Surgery's telephone number will change to a local rate number from August 2014.
SP: J Media UK Ltd, SW4 7BX Helpline: 0844 800 1188 (local rate) (PS1.02 PER MIN) 0904 445 1451 CALL CHESTER BARNES LANDLINE calls PS1.02 per minute plus network extras.
Or order by phone on 0845 222 0533 (local rate, Mon-Fri, 9-5).
Helpline: 0844 800 1188 (local rate) Dove Men+Care is proud to be the title sponsor of the Dove Men Series, offering shower gels, face care and deodorants which deliver high performance and superior skin care.
For more information about how to get your ECHO delivered, or to become a paperboy, call the ECHO Direct customer service team on 0845 304 0639 (local rate) or email echodirect@liverpoolecho.co.uk
At that point, the 75 basis point higher local rate was defendable given that historically, local interest rates are slightly higher than in SA to ensure adequate liquidity in the banking system.
The company said that the app, which facilitates low cost calling for international calls between over 50 countries, works by intercepting any international number which is dialled on the handset's keypad and forwarding it over a local rate call to the Rebtel network, from where it is forwarded over the Rebtel VoIP network to the destination country.
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