demand and collect officially
an official demand and collection, especially of a tax
"levy a fine"
"raise an army"
"recruit new soldiers"
The sole object of the Government was to settle the legal levy of the duties.
Taxes should be levied more on the rich than on the poor.
向富人征收的税应该比穷人的多。 levy on sth
The court may have to levy on your property to pay your debts.