goodwill


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Synonyms for goodwill

(accounting) an intangible asset valued according to the advantage or reputation a business has acquired (over and above its tangible assets)

the friendly hope that something will succeed

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a disposition to kindness and compassion

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To arrive at the value of goodwill, specifically identifiable tangible and intangible assets are valued and deducted from the total value of the enterprise; the remaining value is goodwill which cannot be further segregated from other tangible and intangible assets.
Goodwill is grateful to the many generous event sponsors including Publix Supermarket Charities and Sullivan Benefits.
Because it is more likely that personal goodwill exists in a closely held business and the effect of double taxation on corporate earnings is a concern for those businesses, identifying personal goodwill as a separate asset occurs most often with the sale of closely held C corporations and with closely held S corporations still within the Sec.
Duff & Phelps and FERF first published the results of their Goodwill Impairment Study in 2009.
Goodwill provides free work training programs for the disabled, disadvantaged and for "anyone who's got something preventing them from getting a job," Itzkowitz said.
Bulletin (ARB) 24 (later codified into ARB 43, chapter 5) was the first guidance dealing with goodwill, including accounting for goodwill after its initial measurement.
Assuming that is the case, the ability to get tax relief on the purchase of goodwill was introduced on 1 April 2002.
Shinichi Horii, an outside board member at Goodwill Group, has taken the helm of the leading human resources service provider as president, while the post of chairman will remain vacant.
org to locate the most convenient drop-off location at any of the 24 San Diego area Goodwill donation centers and retail stores.
Goodwill Industries sells donated clothes and other household items in more than 2,000 retail stores and online.
Goodwill Southern California recently received a top four-star rating from charitynavigator.
We've worked diligently to reallocate those employees to other parts of our operation, but it's been difficult because (the Sony work) was a large part of our business," said Jim Martin, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Lane and South Coast Counties.
president Hideo Sawada and Goodwill Group CEO Masahiro Origuchi--seem to have taken the French writer's words to heart.