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owe

v. to have a legal duty to pay funds to another. However, to owe does not make the amount "payable" if the date for payment has not yet arrived. (See: debt, due, payable)

owe

verb be beholden, be bound, be due, be in debt, be indebted, be liable, be obligated, be under obligation, contract a debt, debere, have a loan, have an obligation, incur a debt
Associated concepts: debt owed, debtor-creditor laws, legally owed, taxes owed
See also: overdraw
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Personal debt has shot up by 38 per cent in the last two years and many of those who already owe money are expecting to borrow yet more in 2016.
Assuming Brian paid all of the mortgage interest and real estate taxes, he'd owe $13,521--$23,521 as a head of household minus the $10,000 tax credit he got for adopting Jacob.
According to the city records, he owes $12,316,304.
Overall, 37 of the 226 members owe a total of EUR4,419, with the average debt working out at EUR127.
THE average Briton now owes more than pounds 42,000 through mortgages, credit cards, loans and other forms of debt, research showed today.
The taxpayer that owes a great deal of money, typically over $10,000, will not have a tax lien on their assets or property, which will affect their credit," says Fredrick W.
Taxpayers who owe state taxes for years 2002 and prior need to take advantage of tax amnesty that runs from February 1 through March 31, 2005.
This only means that the firm you owe has changed but the amount you owe remains the same.
The IRS owes refunds from past years to 4,039 residents in the Los Angeles area, including 598 in the San Fernando Valley, totaling $3.
You cannot be forced to pay any amount greater than the debt you owe (outside of late penalties and interest), unless allowed by law.
Commenting on the greater number of properties that owe smaller amounts of money, Spinola observed that when water bills are added in, a lot of the smaller and individual owners are having greater difficulty staying current.
To extend this principle not just to the employee who has a debt to the Service, but also to IRS collection efforts with regard to third parties that owe money to the U.