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Net

The sum that remains following all permissible deductions, including charges, expenses, discounts, commissions, or taxes.

Net assets, for example, are what remain after an individual subtracts the amount owed to creditors from his or her assets. Net pay is the salary an individual actually receives after deductions such as Income Tax and Social Security payments.

net

n., adj. the amount of money or value remaining after all costs, losses, taxes, depreciation of value, and other expenses and deductions have been paid and/or subtracted. Thus the term is used in net profit, net income, net loss, net worth, or net estate.

net

adjective clear, irreducible, leftover, remaining, residual, residuary, surplus, surviving, unexpended
Associated concepts: net assets, net balance, net capital stock, net earnings, net estate, net income, net loss, net premium, net price, net proceeds, net profit, net rents, net revenues, net value, net worth
See also: capture, earn, ensnare, gain, realize, trap
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This night his friend Jim Cook from Thousand Oaks also was setting nets.
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To the extent that for any period, interest is payable under subchapter A and allowable under subchapter B on equivalent underpayments and overpayments by the same taxpayer of tax imposed by this title, the net rate of interest under this section on such amounts shall be zero for such period.
In markets characterized by a high volume or high value of transactions among a fixed group of participants, net settlement typically improves the efficiency of payment processing; reduces liquidity needs; and, depending on the type of legal foundation and risk controls used, can help control credit exposures.
When overpayments and underpayments are offset, interest is only due on the net deficiency or overpayment.
Under limited and unusual circumstances, the proper rate of interest to apply to the net over- or underpayment may be affected by the closing of the statute of limitations in respect of the year to which an overpayment or underpayment is applied.
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