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The process by which the financial worth of property is determined. The amount at which an item is valued. A demand by the board of directors of a corporation for the payment of any money that is still owed on the purchase of capital stock. The determination of the amount of damages to be awarded to a plaintiff who has been successful in a lawsuit. The ascertainment of the pro rata share of taxes to be paid by members of a group of taxpayers who have directly benefited from a particular common goal or project according to the benefit conferred upon the individual or his or her property. This is known as a special assessment. The listing and valuation of property for purposes of fixing a tax upon it for which its owner will be liable. The procedure by which the Internal Revenue Service, or other government department of taxation, declares that a taxpayer owes additional tax because, for example, the individual has understated personal gross income or has taken deductions to which he or she is not entitled. This process is also known as a deficiency assessment.


(Estimation), noun aestimatio, appraisal, appraisement, calculation, determination, estimate, mensuration, rating, reckoning, survey, valuation
Associated concepts: assessment of damages


(Levy), noun amount assessed as payable, capitation, census, cess, charge, charge levied, exactment, imposition, impost, rate, tallage, tax, toll
Associated concepts: assessed valuation, assessment and collection of taxes, assessment district, assessment for bennfits, assessment for special improvements, assessment innurance, assessment lien, assessment of property, assesssent roll, assessor, equalized assessment, improvements, municipal improvements, public improvements, special assessment, tax assessment, valuation of property
See also: account, ad valorem, appraisal, appreciation, arbitration, charge, choice, computation, concept, conclusion, cost, decision, determination, differentiation, discernment, discretion, discrimination, duty, estimate, estimation, excise, expense, idea, inspection, judgment, levy, measurement, opinion, perception, price, rate, rating, rent, tariff, tax, toll, value, verdict

ASSESSMENT. The making out a list of property, and fixing its valuation or appraisement; it is also applied to making out a list of persons, and appraising their several occupations, chiefly with a view of taxing the said persons and their property.

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However, both Sberbank Europe and VTB Bank Austria were able to more than cover the shortfall through material capital increases (SBE: EUR 240 million and VTB: EUR 200 million) already before the conclusion of the comprehensive assessment.
In response to the publication of the ECB's Comprehensive Assessment results, Colin Brereton, economic crisis response Lead partner at PwC, said that "the Comprehensive Assessment results are in, and although this should restore some confidence and stability to the market, we are still far from a solution to the banking crisis and the challenges facing the banking sector.
On his part John Patrick Hourican, the Bank`s CEO, said that "the well-timed and deliberate actions taken during 2014, and in particular the pre-emptive e1/41 billion share capital increase, have ensured a positive result in the ECB's Comprehensive Assessment.
The Hellenic Bank will raise more capital than the residual capital resulting from the Comprehensive Assessment in order to actively support the recovery of the Cyprus economy" the press release noted.
Deutsche Bank successfully met all requirements of the Comprehensive Assessment.
Remuda's Comprehensive Assessment is appropriate for those suffering from anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, compulsive overeating, obesity, and other disordered eating issues.
Ideally, a comprehensive assessment of service learning would consider the needs of all stakeholders--faculty, students, community, and educational institution (Jackson, 1993).
BNG Bank comfortably passed the EU-wide Comprehensive Assessment as organised by European supervisors.
26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV, BNY Mellon's European bank entity in Brussels, has passed the European Central Bank's (ECB) Comprehensive Assessment Exercise.
However, no study heretofore has examined how comprehensive assessment relates to rates of service delivery.
They were designed to provide the most comprehensive assessment of overall industry performance and include all tax-qualified REITs with common shares that trade on the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ National Market List.
They also use a handful of off-the-shelf formative assessment and curriculum products, including Curriculum Associates Comprehensive Assessment of Reading Strategies, and Strategies to Achieve Reading Success, which handle both assessment and prescriptive curriculum to address gaps in performance.

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