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To individually state each item or article.

Frequently used in tax accounting, an itemized account or claim separately lists amounts that add up to the final sum of the total account on claim.


verb be specific, catalog, circumstantiate, count, designate, detail, document, enter into detail, enumerate, index, inventory, list, mention, mention in detail, note, number, particularize, point out, post, recount, register, set down, specify, state by items, tabulate
Associated concepts: itemize an account, itemize damages, itemize expenses
See also: delineate, describe, designate, detail, enumerate, impanel, index, relate, specify, tabulate
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Our office can meet with you before year-end to go over your records and indicate whether you should make tax saving payments by year-end, in the expectation of itemizing deductions.
The closer you are to that point, the more likely you are to give to take advantage of itemizing.
Taxpayers and tax preparers need to be aware of the fact that, in certain cases, itemizing may result in a lower overall tax liability even when the standard deduction amount exceeds the total itemized deductions.
However, you may reduce your tax obligation by itemizing deductions on Schedule A of Form 1040.