disallowance
I noun abjuration, abjurement, censorship, compliance, contradiction, contravention, countermand, declination, defeasance, denial, disaffirmation, disapproval, disavowal, disclaimer, disownment, embargo, interdiction, nonconsent, nonforbiddance, obstacle, obstruction, prohibition, proscription, refusal, rejection, renunciation, repudiation, restraint, traversal, veto II index abjuration, constraint (restriction), control (restriction), countermand, defeasance, denial, disapproval, disclaimer, estoppel, limitation, obstacle, obstruction, prohibition, proscription, refusal, rejection, renunciation, repudiation, restraint, veto

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


disallowance
A finding by the IRS after an audit that a business or individual taxpayer was not entitled to a deduction or other tax benefit claimed on a tax return.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Accounting, Bookkeeping & Finances
Category: Business Cash Flow Problems & Bankruptcy
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → Business Tax & Deductions
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Health Care
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Taxes → Tax Audits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Disallowance — Dis al*low ance, n. The act of disallowing; refusal to admit or permit; rejection. Syn: Disapprobation; prohibition; condemnation; censure; rejection. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disallowance — To refuse or to set aside. For example, the Trustee in Bankruptcy, under the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act, can disallow a claim submitted by a creditor. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • disallowance — disallow ► VERB ▪ declare invalid. DERIVATIVES disallowance noun …   English terms dictionary

  • disallowance — “+ noun : the act of disallowing : refusal to admit or permit : rejection the taxpayer was notified of the disallowance of his claim for refund …   Useful english dictionary

  • disallowance — noun see disallow …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disallowance — See disallowable. * * * …   Universalium

  • disallowance — noun The action of not allowing, or of withdrawing allowance …   Wiktionary

  • disallowance — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A refusal to allow: ban, forbiddance, inhibition, interdiction, prohibition, proscription, taboo. See ALLOW. 2. A turning down of a request: denial, refusal, rejection, turndown. See ACCEPT …   English dictionary for students

  • disallowance — dis·al low·ance || ‚dɪsÉ™ laÊŠÉ™ns n. prohibition, ban, rejection …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disallowance — dis·allowance …   English syllables

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