tax accounting

tax accounting
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tax accounting UK US noun [U] ACCOUNTING, TAX
accounting methods to prepare information on a person's income or a company's earnings for the tax authority, rather than, in the case of companies, for its executives, shareholders, etc.: »

tax accounting rules/standards


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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