period of allowance


period of allowance
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  • allowance — al‧low‧ance [əˈlaʊəns] noun 1. [countable] an amount of money that someone is given regularly or for a special reason: • She earns a package worth $1 million, including a $15,000 clothing allowance. ˌcost of ˈliving alˌlowance [countable] HUMAN… …   Financial and business terms

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  • grace period — grace pe·ri·od n: a period of time beyond a scheduled date during which a required action (as payment of an obligation) may be taken without incurring the ordinarily resulting adverse consequences (as penalty or cancellation): as a: a period of… …   Law dictionary

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  • writing-down allowance — ➔ allowance * * * writing down allowance UK US noun [C] ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, TAX ► the percentage of the value of assets that a company can include in its profit calculations for a particular period to reduce the amount of tax it pays: »The… …   Financial and business terms

  • Depletion allowance —   A term for either (1) a periodic assignment to expense of recorded amounts or (2) an allowable income tax deduction that is related to the exhaustion of mineral reserves. Depletion is included as one of the elements of amortization. When used… …   Energy terms