abatement


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Synonyms for abatement

Synonyms for abatement

the act or process of becoming less active or intense

an amount deducted

Synonyms for abatement

an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

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There had been no abatement in the ferocity of the tempest, nor was there indication of any.
He felt that he could leave her with a quiet mind to tread the paths of distinction, and wished--but without abatement of patronage, and without prejudice to the retiring virtues of his favourite child-- that he had such another daughter.
Still, there was no abatement in the storm, but it blew harder.
But with all these abatements, the business of federal legislation must continue so far to exceed, both in novelty and difficulty, the legislative business of a single State, as to justify the longer period of service assigned to those who are to transact it.
He hath by rote the name of every knight of France or of England; and all the tree of his family, with his kinships, coat-armor, marriages, augmentations, abatements, and I know not what beside.
GFOA responded to the ED by: 1) encouraging the GASB to provide for a more "balanced" picture of tax abatements by incorporating information on the benefits of tax abatement programs; 2) simplifying required disclosures; and 3) providing practical help for governments that are legally prohibited from providing certain specific information on tax abatements.
The GASB has issued final guidance that requires state and local governments for the first time to disclose information about tax abatement agreements.
Tenders are invited for Asbestos Abatement Consultant Service (MPA 194) (8 Pgs).
Property tax abatement is a full or partial reduction in the normal property tax liability owed to a state or local jurisdiction.
For that reason, 12 years ago, the IRS created the first-time penalty abatement administrative waiver (FTA), (2) which allows typically compliant individual and business taxpayers to request abatement, or removal, of certain penalties that the IRS has assessed against them for the first time.
Signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo on February 5, the bill renews the co-op/condo abatement and J-51 programs, as well as amends certain provisions for the 421a program.
WORCESTER - City assessors have acted on more than half of the 2,395 real estate abatement applications that were filed for last fiscal year, and have already inspected the properties of roughly 86 percent of the total applications.
In April 2006, Coalco New York was awarded a 30-year tax abatement to help transform the former American Can Company site in Jersey City into a sprawling complex of loft residences.
Lane County Public Works road maintenance crews will provide dust abatement on various gravel roads throughout rural Lane County beginning June 5 and running through June 12.
City Council members voted Thursday to delay deciding whether to grant a tax abatement for a distribution facility leased by Detroit Newspaper Partnership, the joint operating agreement (JOA) that publishes the Detroit Free Press and Detroit News.