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Synonyms for entity

one that exists independently

an organized array of individual elements and parts forming and working as a unit

the fact or state of existing or of being actual

Words related to entity

that which is perceived or known or inferred to have its own distinct existence (living or nonliving)

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The newest additions to the Entity List include four entities in China, which are associated with nuclear power, and four entities from the United Arab Emirates, which are related to the metal alloys trade.
Any entity whose operations are substantially investing in real estate properties for total return, including intent to realize capital appreciation needs, will need to be examined to determine whether the entity falls under the scope of this proposed ASU.
Observation: A joint venture or other contractual arrangement may create a separate entity for federal tax purposes if the participants carry on a trade, business, financial operation, or venture and divide the profits therefrom.
For any financial report to be meaningful, the entity whose economic activities are being reported must be clearly identified.
Management's determination of the taxable status of an entity, including its status as a pass-through entity or the decision not to file in a particular state jurisdiction, is a tax position subject to the standards required for accounting for uncertainty in income taxes.
There are two principal ways to make sure both the transferor and the entity are properly insured for their respective interests.
A related theory is that the member firm (or umbrella entity) may be essentially the alter ego of another member firm.
Others have the Cadillac of plans, offering retirees and other beneficiaries medical insurance for life--at the same level of benefits that current employees receive--with the entire cost paid by the governmental entity.
Contrast this effect to that of a commercial entity running under a classic corporate turnaround scenario.
entity classification regulations and rules so that the rules can be applied with greater certainty, and (iii) reducing administrative burdens imposed on taxpayers and the IRS.
HIPAA requires organizations and individuals to protect a subset of individually identifiable health information, known as protected health information, or PHI, that is held or maintained by covered entities or their business associates acting for the covered entity.
After a lawsuit, the Title II entity must notify potential users of the facility of the ADA's requirements.
States and DOL primarily focused their prevention efforts on improving public awareness, including the need for consumers, employers, and insurance agents to verify an entity's legitimacy with insurance departments.
Covered entities are health plans (such as HMOs and Medicare Part A and B), health care clearinghouses (entities that process health information), and health care providers (any person or entity who furnishes, bills or is paid for health care).