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Synonyms for interest

Synonyms for interest

mental acquisitiveness

curiosity about or attention to someone or something

something that contributes to or increases one's well-being

a right or legal share in something

to arouse the interest and attention of

Synonyms for interest

a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something

a reason for wanting something done


the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)

a fixed charge for borrowing money

(usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

be on the mind of

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Under the AA's defined formula, the taxpayers' sons and the GST trusts received interests valued at $6,910,933; Symphony and CFT received interests valued at $134,000 and $324,345, respectively.
a trust or a partnership) in which an exempt taxpayer invests, even if 100 percent of the equity interests in the entity are held by exempt taxpayers and all of its income is flowed-through to exempt taxpayers.
Our requirements for full disclosure also extend to reviewers and editors, who must disclose to the Editor-in-Chief any competing financial interests that could be construed as affecting their evaluation of a manuscript.
Under revised Article 9, current cooperative security interests only remain perfected for five (5) years from the date that the revised Article 9 took effect.
c) What types of ownership interests may be acquired?
And the idea of balancing competing interests through "stakeholder inclusiveness" might seem to solve the old problem of government agencies being commandeered by self- dealing interests.
IABC's 13 Strategic Interest Groups target clusters of members under the IABC umbrella.
Fitch's code of conduct, confidentiality, conflicts of interest, affiliate firewall, compliance and other relevant policies and procedures are also available from the 'Code of Conduct' section of this site.
103 l(a)(2)(D), partnership interests do not qualify for a like-kind exchange.
Rather, consolidation would likely result in an NRE effectively being shown as owning 100 percent of the assets of its affiliates, with an entry on the liability side of its consolidated balance sheet reflecting minority interests in its affiliates.
Significantly, Notice 2005-43 and the proposed regulations eliminate the different tax treatments for the issuance of profits and capital interests.
As the survey showed, conflicts of interest are often at the heart of ethical dilemmas.
TYPICAL BUY-SELL AGREEMENTS will specify the type of the agreement, triggers that cause a mandatory or an optional buyout, a determination of the appropriate valuation date imposed by the agreement, the payment terms of the buy-sell obligation, methods by which the agreement will be funded, noncompete agreements between the parties as well as transfers of an owner's interests permitted and prohibited by the agreement.
Webb, Lubinski, & Benbow (2002) found educational experiences, abilities, and interests predicted undergraduate degree concentrations in math and science.
CPAs must not only be aware of ordinary succession planning issues that arise, such as saving transfer taxes and ensuring a smooth transition of their business interests, but they also must be well-versed in the rules imposed by California Business and Professions Code Sections 5000 et seq.