Reciprocity Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Reciprocity, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Reciprocity?

(n) Reciprocity is defined as the exchange or bilateral acceptance of privileges between nations, states, associations or individuals. For example when there is a reciprocity exists between two countries tax paid on one country is not subjected to tax again on the other country.