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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


distribution of profits
The withdrawal of profits from a partnership or LLC by a partner or LLC member.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement

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

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