Confiscation vs Exemption - What's the difference?

confiscation | exemption |


As nouns the difference between confiscation and exemption

is that confiscation is the act or process of confiscating while exemption is an act of exempting.

confiscation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act or process of confiscating.
  • exemption

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An act of exempting.
  • The state of being exempt; immunity.
  • A deduction from the normal amount of taxes.
  • Freedom from a defect or weakness.
  • Synonyms

    * free pass * get out of jail free card * immunity