Tax Costs Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Tax Costs?

a contest against the other party in court to reduce or deny the the claims of the court costs motioned by other party who wants all the costs incurred during the period of trial to be borne by opposite party. Simple example would be a winner in court battle may claim charges incurred by them during the period of court trials, to be paid by loosing party. The loosing party motions a contest against such claims in court of law or judge.