loophole translation | English-French dictionary




      n     (in law, legislation)    lacune    f     
→ a loophole in the tax laws        
     (in argument)    faille    f  
a legal loophole      un vide juridique  
a tax loophole      une lacune dans la législation fiscale  
→ The government plans to close some 70 tax loopholes used by companies.        
to close a loophole      combler une lacune  
→ It's time we closed the loophole which allows criminals to gain easy access to lethal weapons.        
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loophole n.

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
vide juridique
niche fiscale
lacune de la législation
une lacune dans la législation fiscale
un vide juridique
combler une lacune
'loophole' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
tax loophole
legal loophole
1. killer ; murderess ; murderer (personne) 2. arrow slit ; loophole (fente)
1. (= réduction d'impôt en général) tax exemption ; tax break ; tax incentive measure ; incentive provision of the tax code 2. (échappatoire, dans le cas où la niche fiscale résulte d'un oubli de la loi) tax loophole ; tax gimmick [Péj.]
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"loophole": examples and translations in context
He thinks there should be still a loophole. Il pense que l'échappatoire devrait rester.
We support the idea of eliminating the loophole. Nous appuyons l'idée de supprimer l'échappatoire.
It appears that, to date, this has been a loophole. Il semble qu'il s'agisse d'une échappatoire courante.
Instead, as I said, the government has chosen to create a larger loophole. Le gouvernement a plutôt décidé de créer une échappatoire encore plus grande.
It is a procedural loophole that dates back a century. C’est une échappatoire procédurale qui remonte à un siècle.
That was a loophole in the system,” Wensierski recalls. Le système avait une faille“, se souvient Wensierski.
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