Profits

  • 61distribution of profits — index dividend Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 distribution of profits …

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  • 62mesne profits — Intermediate profits; profits accruing between two points of time. Profits accruing from land during an intermediate period, such as a period of tortious holding by the defendant in an action in ejectment. 25 Am J2d Eject § 148 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 63undivided profits — noun plural : earnings of a business enterprise which have been retained instead of being distributed to stockholders or owners; especially : a net worth account often appearing in bank statements and showing accumulated profits which have not… …

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  • 64Mesne profits — Mesne Mesne, a. [Cf. {Mean} intermediate.] (Law) Middle; intervening; as, a mesne lord, that is, a lord who holds land of a superior, but grants a part of it to another person, in which case he is a tenant to the superior, but lord or superior to …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 65Violent profits — Violent Vi o*lent, a. [F., from L. violentus, from vis strength, force; probably akin to Gr. ? a muscle, strength.] 1. Moving or acting with physical strength; urged or impelled with force; excited by strong feeling or passion; forcible;… …

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  • 66Trespass for mesne profits — In law, Trespass for mesne profits is a suit against someone who has been ejected from property that did not belong to them. The suit is for recovery of damages the trespasser caused to the property and for any profits he or she may have made… …

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  • 67short swing profits — USA Profits realized from the purchase and sale, or sale and purchase, of an equity security of a reporting company by a Section 16 insider in any six month period. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms.… …

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  • 68short-swing profits — USA Profits realized from the purchase and sale, or sale and purchase, of an equity security of a reporting company by a Section 16 insider in any period of less than six months. Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international… …

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  • 69earnings and profits, accumulated — n. Earnings and profits from previous years that have not yet been distributed as dividends. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 70earnings and profits, current — n. Earnings and profits from the current taxable year. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

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  • 71with-profits policies — Investment based insurance policies are investments whose return are in the form of bonuses which depend on profits made by insurers. There are many factors which influence the level of bonuses, including the return the insurer gets on investing… …

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  • 72distributable profits — ➔ profit1 …

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  • 73with-profits policy — ➔ insurance policy …

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  • 74without-profits policy — ➔ insurance policy …

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  • 75undivided profits — n pl: earnings of a business that have been retained instead of being distributed to stockholders or owners or designated as surplus compare surplus 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 76with-profits — ADJ: ADJ n A with profits savings scheme or financial plan is one in which the people who put money into the scheme receive extra money each year based on how successful the investment has been. Returns on with profits bonds have improved …

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  • 77excess profits tax — tax on the profits of a business enterprise in excess of the average profits for a number of base years, ept (Finance) …

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  • 78Net profits interest —   A contractual arrangement under which the beneficiary, in exchange for consideration paid, receives a stated percentage of the net profits. That type of arrangement is considered a nonoperating interest, as distinguished from a working interest …

    Energy terms

  • 79pre-acquisition profits — The retained earnings of one company before it is taken over by another company. Preacquisition profits should not be distributed to the shareholders of the acquiring company by way of dividend, as such profits do not constitute income to the… …

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  • 80without-profits policy — A life assurance or pension policy that does not share in the profits of the life assurance office that issued it. Compare with profits policy …

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