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- Fees incurred in order for a food or other consumable goods producer or manufacturer to acquire certification from any of a number of Rabbinical Agencies that a product is considered kosher.
- Any of the taxes levied on items of Jewish religious observance, on individual Jews, or on a Jewish community.
- The kosher certification fee is not truly a tax. (A tax is imposed by a government.) The term Jewish tax is used refer to such a fee primarily by anti-Semites.
- For usage examples of this term, see Citations:Jewish tax.