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  • noun Alternative spelling of write-off.


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  • The writeoff, which is required by accounting rules, is forced by the sliding sales and profits of the newspaper division.

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  • June 30th, 2009 12: 07 pm ET does nobody care that this guy used a federal vehicle to go to the airport, to travel out of country, all on taxpayer funded writeoff too see his mistress without telling anyone and playing "where's sanford?"

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  • If the taxpayer falls into the alternative minimum tax, which was designed to tax the wealthy by limiting deductions, there isn't any writeoff at all.

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  • Why didn't Obama explain to the grads that many of them will be unable to writeoff the interest on there student loans because they make to much.

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  • The charitable writeoff is a lot more valuable with the 44% top tax rate that President Obama is seeking than at, say, a 25% rate.

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  • Another benefit is the tax writeoff of the difference between the list and the lower contractual price the provider accepts from the insurer.

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  • (Smart vendors will work out a payment plan over time to avoid a writeoff.)

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  • Adding to MGM Grand's woes, its 4,500-room joint venture with Dubai World, shows all signs of crumbling (a $200 million writeoff from the project has already been taken).

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  • "They can receive a tax writeoff, people will be fed, and it will stop food waste."

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  • Inc. swung to a quarterly profit on revenue that more than doubled, as rebounding purchases of chip-manufacturing equipment outweighed a big writeoff from discontinuing one of its businesses.

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