ad valorem
ad va·lo·rem /'ad-və-'lōr-əm, 'äd-vä-'lō-rem/ adj [Latin, according to the value]: imposed at a rate based on a percent of value
an ad valorem tax on real estate

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

ad valorem
adjective according to value, appraised, appraisement, assessable, assessment, charge, chargeable, charged, dutiable, duty, evaluated, excisable, imposition, leviable, levy, ratable, taxation, valorization, value added tax, valued at associated concepts: ad valorem tax

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

ad valorem
(Latin) According to the value; in proportion to value.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

ad valorem
'according to the value', often used in the context of taxes and duties.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.

ad valorem
In proportion to the value. In the case of ad valorem tax, the amount paid is proportionate to the value of the asset taxed.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

ad valorem
Latin "In proportion to its value."

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

ad valorem
According to value.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.

ad valorem
According to value.
II To the value.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

ad valorem
   Latin for "based on value," which applies to property taxes based on a percentage of the county's assessment of the property's value. The assessed value is the standard basis for local real property taxes, although some place "caps" (maximums) on the percentage of value (as under Proposition 13 in California) or "parcel taxes" which establish a flat rate per parcel.
   See also: property tax

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Ad valorem — Ad va*lo rem [L., according to the value.] (Com.) A term used to denote a duty or charge laid upon goods, at a certain rate per cent upon their value, as stated in their invoice, in opposition to a specific sum upon a given quantity or number; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ad valorem — [ad΄ və lôr′əm] [L] in proportion to the value: a phrase applied to certain duties and taxes levied on goods, property, etc. as a percentage of their value: abbrev. ad val …   English World dictionary

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