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a statement of causes or motives

a precise list of fees or charges

a feeling of deference, approval, and liking

a measure of those qualities that determine merit, desirability, usefulness, or importance

the quality of being suitable or adaptable to an end

to look upon in a particular way

account for: to offer reasons for or a cause of

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a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services

a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.

grounds

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importance or value

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the quality of taking advantage

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be the sole or primary factor in the existence, acquisition, supply, or disposal of something

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keep an account of

to give an account or representation of in words

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furnish a justifying analysis or explanation

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88-22, transfers of participating interests in credit card receivables to investors could be accounted for as sales if the conditions specified in paragraph 5 of FASB Statement no.
Essentially, IFRS 4 allows insurance contracts to continue to be accounted for under local GAAP methods,"as long as they can be identified as insurance contracts," said Nagari, whose London-based group is developing a "global interpretation" of IFRS, along with PwC's position on the implications of IFRS 4 for insurance contracts.
Further, the taxpayer must attach a statement to the Form 3115, describing all items marked to market that will no longer be accounted for under that method.
This led the Fifth Circuit to allow depreciation and ITC on the nonrecoverable cushion gas, but to require the recoverable cushion gas to be accounted for as inventory.
Taken together, and with the exception of money orders, I would conclude that, in general, these kinds of penalty fees have risen sharply over the past few years, and in most cases the rise has been greater than that accounted for by overall inflation.
WALTER SCHUETZE: The SEC has been urging the Financial Accounting Standards Board to require that marketable debt and equity securities be accounted for at fair value or market value in the face of the financial statements.
Certain leases that have been accounted for previously as operating leases should instead be accounted for as capital leases.
Deals of this size frequently are accounted for as poolings and often are contingent on the acquirer receiving pooling accounting treatment.
Compound instruments--Should the fundamental components of some compound instruments be accounted for and displayed separately in the balance sheet?
Utilities most frequently accounted for nuclear decommissioning costs (the method approximately 57% of utilities used) by recording the costs as a part of depreciation expense with a corresponding entry to accumulated depreciation.
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