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Allocation

The apportionment or designation of an item for a specific purpose or to a particular place.In the law of trusts, the allocation of cash dividends earned by a stock that makes up the principal of a trust for a beneficiary usually means that the dividends will be treated as income to be paid to the beneficiary. The allocation of stock dividends generally means that such dividends will be added to the shares of stock held as principal, thereby increasing its size.

See: allotment, appointment, apportionment, appropriation, arrangement, assignment, budget, circulation, classification, consignment, coupon, dispensation, distribution, division, interest, order, part, portion, quota, share

ALLOCATION, Eng. law. An allowance upon account in the Exchequer; or rather, placing or adding to a thing. Ency. Lond.

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The Treasury Department allows taxpayers to use yet another alternative method of allocation but only when there are differing tax rates for the erroneous items.
Elements of the Governor and Mayor's allocation plan include: Transformation of Open Spaces: Parks and Playgrounds--Building on the over $30 million investment that created and revitalized more than 120 acres of parks and open spaces, the plan calls for an additional investment of $20 million into parks and playgrounds throughout Lower Manhattan in such locations as the Lower East Side, the Financial District, Chinatown, and Tribeca.
The temporary regulations establish a safe harbor rule under which allocations of foreign tax expenditures will be deemed in accordance with each partner's interests in the partnership.
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Accordingly, the IRS's allocation relating to the spread theory fails to meet the arm's-length standard mandated by Kegs.
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On a more hopeful note, all three indicate a keen awareness of the needs and sensitivities of the others, thereby creating an atmosphere in which differences over water allocations might be resolved.

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