license fee

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Synonyms for license fee

a fee paid to the government for the privilege of being licensed to do something (as selling liquor or practicing medicine)

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And then there are the in-house productions that involve an imputed license fee exchanged when the network and production entity are one and the same, an accounting device that has sparked lawsuits from profit participants alleging that they were short-changed because of self-dealing.
TMA Rawal town tax department has decided to refer the matter of the wholesaler chemists to district collectors who have not paid license fee since the last 7 years.
The license fee is one way to finance it, according to Ofcom.
The total of TV license fees paid in fiscal 2004 by viewers of Japan Broadcasting Corp.
Testimony objecting to the unfair classroom license fees demanded by ASCAP and BMI was heard in July by the Sub-Committee on Courts and Intellectual Property of the House Judiciary Committee in Washington D.
Generally, Customs's position had been that royalty or license fee payments based on sales in the United States or other post-importation events were not subject to customs duty.
If the buyout option is exercised before the fifth anniversary of the Intellicoat agreement, all annual license fees and supply payments that have not been paid to Landec will become due upon the buyout.
The loss of the funds stems from a 1991 vehicle license fee ``realignment'' program that provided VLF funds to county health, mental health and social service programs, said county Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Sharon Harper.
According to state law, cities have the discretion to decide whether to charge owners of these dogs a license fee.
LONDON Mighty Blighty pubcaster the BBC is preparing to fight for its lifeblood--the 116 [pounds sterling] ($187) annual license fee coughed up by every TV-owning home, which pays for its programming and allows it to remain free of advertising.
Depomed has also extended the due date for the $10 million license fee payable by Esprit until December 2006 rather than July 2006 to provide Esprit with financial flexibility for continued promotional emphasis on ProQuin XR.
ISLAMABAD, March 04, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) Thursday justified increase in license fee on grounds that increase was too small as compared to price hike in the country.
But about $500 million has simply disappeared, a result, state officials say, not of any new policy but of the state receiving less revenue than expected from the vehicle license fee.
HOLLYWOOD In what could lead to a massive shift in industry practice, 20th Century Fox and Universal are the first two studios to grant ABC's request for 5-5 1/2-year license fee terms on two TV shows for next season.