pension
pen·sion n: money paid under given conditions to a person following retirement or to surviving dependents see also defined benefit plan, defined contribution plan

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

pension
I noun allotment, allowance, annua, annual allowance, annuity, compensation, emolument, endowment, fee, financial remuneration, grant, grant for support, grant in aid, payment, pecuniary aid, remittance, remuneration, retirement benefits, retirement income, specified income payable for life, stated maintenance, stipend, subsidization, subsidy, subvention, support associated concepts: pension act, pension and benefit fund, pension benefits II index annuity, capitalize (provide capital)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


pension
n.
A regular payment made to a person after retirement by his or her former employer or by the government, usually from a fund to which the person contributed while working.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


pension
the payment of a sum of money, usually a periodical payment, for past services. Pensions are taxable under Schedule E.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


pension
A retirement fund for employees paid for or contributed to by some employers as part of a package of compensation for the employees' work. Pensions became widespread during the Second World War, when they were commonly used as lures because there were more jobs than workers.
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Money & Taxes for Retirees
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement → Retirement Planning

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


pension
A benefit, usually money, paid regularly to retired employees or their survivors by private businesses and federal, state, and local governments. Employers are not required to establish pension benefits but do so to attract qualified employees.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


pension
A benefit, usually money, paid regularly to retired employees or their survivors by private businesses and federal, state, and local governments. Employers are not required to establish pension benefits but do so to attract qualified employees.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

Synonyms:
(from a government for past services), /


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