Among the following various types of taxes which one is not a direct tax?

Options :
  1. Wealth Tax
  2. Sales Tax
  3. Income Tax
  4. Estate Duty
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2


Direct tax is a tax that is paid directly by an individual or organization to the imposing entity. A taxpayer pays a direct tax to a government for different purposes, including real property tax, personal property tax, income tax or taxes on assets. Direct taxes are different from indirect taxes, where the tax is levied on one entity, such as a seller, and paid by another, such as a sales tax paid by the buyer in a retail setting.

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