duty
noun

a tax that has to be paid

Example

Traders are asking the government to take the duty off alcohol or to put a duty on cigarettes.

"Canadian and European negotiators agreed to a deal under which Canada could lower its import duties on $150 million worth of European goods" [Globe and Mail (Toronto)]

"...the Department of Customs and Excise collected a total of N79m under the new advance duty payment scheme" [Business Times (Lagos)]

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