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An itemized statement or written account of goods sent to a purchaser or consignee by a vendor that indicates the quantity and price of each piece of merchandise shipped.

A consular invoice is one used in foreign trade. It is signed by the consul of the nation to which the merchandise is shipped. Such an invoice facilitates the entry through the destination country, since the quality and value of the shipment are verified prior to its arrival.


(Bill), noun account, account rendered, note, reckoning, statement, statement of account, statement of obligations, statement particularizing debts due, tab


(Itemized list), noun account of goods shipped, account of merchandise, bill of lading, check list, enumeration, inventory, itemized account, libellus, list of goods, list of items, list of items shipped, list of mercantile goods, merchandise specification, schedule, schedule of items and their respective prices
Associated concepts: uniform commercial code
See also: assess, charge, register

INVOICE, commerce. An account of goods or merchandise sent by merchants to their correspondents at home or abroad, in which the marks of each package, with other particulars, are set forth. Marsh. Ins. 408; Dane's Ab. Index, h. t. An invoice ought to contain a detailed statement, which should indicate the nature, quantity, quality, and price of the things sold, deposited, &c. 1 Pardess. Dr. Com. n. 248. Vide Bill of Lading; and 2 Wash. C. C. R. 113; Id. 155.

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The due bills represent the right to receive the stock dividend of TDS Special Common Shares declared by the TDS Board of Directors on February 17, 2005.
Further information regarding Due Bills and Due Bill trading is included in Donnybrook s information circular and proxy statement dated March 15, 2013 that has now been mailed to Donnybrook Shareholders.
The Due Bills will be redeemed on June 6, 2013 once all trades with attached Due Bills entered into up to June 3, 2013 have settled.
The Company further understands that pursuant to the due bill procedures, trades of its American Depositary Shares (ADSs) entered into before September 12, 2011 and settled after the record date (the "due bill period") will have a due bill attached for the special cash dividend payable on September 9, 2011.
Alloy common stock which trades after the December 7, 2005 record date and until the commencement of ex-dividend trading will trade with due bills that entitle purchasers to receive the shares of dELiA*s, Inc.
NEW YORK -- Alloy Shares Traded Prior to the Registration Statement Effectiveness Date Will Trade with Due Bills for dELiA*s, Inc.
Between April 27 and May 13, 2005, the Common Shares had traded with due bills, which transferred the right to receive the stock dividend of Special Common Shares from sellers to buyers of the Common Shares during this period.
From February 8, 2005 through February 24, 2005, shares of Cooperative will trade with due bills, which entitle those who buy the stock during this time to receive the 50% stock dividend.
In the news release, Verizon Seeks to Collect $37 Million in Past Due Bills from ATX Communications, issued earlier today by Verizon Communications over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph, first sentence should read "Verizon has filed a suit in U.
From November 5, 2004 through December 1, 2004, shares of Tri-County Financial will trade with due bills, which entitle those who buy the stock during this time to receive the 50% stock dividend.
7 provides for exempting subscribers at the Syrian Communications Establishments from interests and fees if they pay their due bills by the end of 2014.