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  • Goodwill

    The advantage or benefit which is acquired by a business, beyond the mere value of the capital, stock, funds or property employed therein, in consequence of the general public patronage and encouragement which it receives from constant or habitual customers. See Metropolitan Nat. Bank v St. […]

  • Fiscal Policy

    Financial Definition of Fiscal Policy Meaning of Fiscal Policy The use of government spending and taxing for the specific purpose of stabilizing the economy. Related Entries of Fiscal Policy in the […]

  • Quorum

    Legal Definition and Related Resources of Quorum Meaning of Quorum That minimum number of persons required to be present in order for any assembly such as a committee , board of directors, shareholders or other body of persons, to legally […]

  • Indirect Tax

    All taxes, other than polls, are either direct or indirect taxes. A direct tax is one that is imposed directly upon property according to its value or on the person who it is intended shall pay the same. An indirect tax is a tax upon some right or privilege or corporate franchise or on […]

  • Adult

    Adult in Law Enforcement Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of adult. Resources Legal English Vocabulary: Adult in Spanish Online translation of the English legal term adult into Spanish: adulto […]

  • Nuisance

    Legal Definition and Related Resources of Nuisance Meaning of Nuisance An actionable wrong , distinct from trespass and negligence . Consists in the wrongful act or omission on the part of the defendant which indirectly impairs the use and […]

  • Customs

    Legal Definition and Related Resources of Customs Meaning of Customs Duties charged on commodities on their import into or export out of a country. A mode or system of taxation for the raising of money and is a typical form of indirect tax . A […]

  • Prostitution

    Legal Definition and Related Resources of Prostitution Meaning of Prostitution Promiscuous sexual intercourse for money or its equivalent . Prostitution Alternative Definition The common lewdness […]

  • Tax Evasion

    Resources Legal English Vocabulary: Tax Evasion in Spanish Online translation of the English legal term tax evasion into Spanish: evasión tributaria (English to Spanish translation) . More about legal dictionary from english to spanish online. Related to the Legal Thesaurus Resources […]

  • Atheism

    Atheism is characterized by an absence of belief in the existence of gods. Atheism is not a religion in the sense that Christianity, Islam, and, Judaism are.

  • Tax Exemption

    Concept of Tax Exemption in the context of Real Property A short definition of Tax Exemption: Freedom from payment of property or other taxes, granted to religious, educational, and similar organizations. Partial property tax exemptions are granted in some states to individuals, such as […]

  • Seniority

    Financial Definition of Seniority Meaning of Seniority The order of repayment. In the event of bankruptcy, senior debt must be repaid before subordinated debt is repaid. Related Entries of Seniority in the […]

  • Liability

    Legal Definition and Related Resources of Liability Meaning of Liability The word is a general one and has no judicially fixed meaning, the judicial interpretations being largely dependent on the context and the statute where the word occurs. […]

  • Property Tax

    Property Tax

    Impuesto sobre el Patrimonio…

  • Audit

    An examination and full scrutiny of accounts. The act of so examining and scrutineering accounts implies an informed endeavour to weigh and judge the truth and correctness of the accounts. The act of inspecting and examining implies an informed endeavour to weigh and judge the truth and […]