Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to basis: SAP BASIS, Basis risk, Basis points
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for basis

Synonyms for basis

that on which something immaterial, such as an argument or a charge, rests

a justifying fact or consideration

an established position from which to operate or deal with others

a fundamental principle or underlying concept

Synonyms for basis

a relation that provides the foundation for something

the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained

the most important or necessary part of something

References in periodicals archive ?
For more information, including information about applying to BASIS International Shenzhen, please visit basisglobal.
Thus, if a taxpayer has invested in multiple equipment-leasing deals, only the basis in those investments made in a given year may be combined for at-risk purposes.
Home improvements-such as construction of an addition or installation of a pool-give rise to basis increases.
In a B reorganization, the acquirer's basis in the newly acquired target stock is carryover basis.
The effect of reducing the tax basis of the property is that the owner will defer the DOI Income until he sells the property.
So in order for a manager to earn his normal fee, he's got to do 200 basis points over his benchmark, plus his fee.
Six BASIS schools were eligible to participate in the OECD assessment -- BASIS Chandler, BASIS Flagstaff, BASIS Oro Valley, BASIS Peoria, BASIS Scottsdale, and BASIS Tucson North.
301(c)(2), if the distribution exceeds E&P, it is a return of capital up to the shareholder's basis in the redeemed stock.
After the shareholders deducted their losses, their stock basis was zero.
The acquiring corporation has a total tax basis in the stock received equal to the total tax basis that the transferor shareholders had in the shares surrendered.
The original purchase price and how it was purchased - through a dividend reinvestment plan, an employee stock option plan, or at a discount market price - has a direct impact on cost basis, as do corporate actions such as stock splits, mergers or spin-offs.
In rankings released today by The Washington Post, BASIS Oro Valley was ranked the #1 Best High School in the nation, BASIS Chandler #2, and BASIS Tucson North #6.
754 and 743, a partnership can adjust the inside basis of its assets on the sale or exchange of a partnership interest or on a partner's death.
Otherwise the carpet generally would be included in the value of the real property and the cost would be capitalized and recovered on a straight-line basis over 39 years.
Where the liabilities to which transferred property is subject exceed the basis to the transferor, gain is recognized.