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v. to receive something with approval and intention to keep it. This use often arises on the question of accepting a payment which is late or not complete or accepting the "service" (delivery) of legal papers.

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But it is completely discretionary on the part of the IRS as to whether or not they will accept it," says Daily.
Otherwise, the OIC is accepted for processing and cannot be rejected without an independent administrative review of the decision to reject (and an independent review by the Office of Appeals (Appeals) if the taxpayer chooses to appeal the rejection).
A rumor among college graduates about five years ago said a certain health care system, definitely a household name, made job offers to two grads in March which were accepted. In June, the company sent the two hapless recruits letters saying their jobs had been eliminated.
During a conversation, a couple of weeks after the incident, a colleague revealed that her out-of-state Maryland check was accepted at the same Staples on the same day She is white.
7122 authorizes the IRS to accept compromises to fully settle tax debts.
Now, the scarcity of donors has prompted transplant institutions to rethink their patient selection criteria, and some institutions no longer accept patients with antigen-positive hepatitis B.
Oscar Albayalde said he also accepted gifts but only limited to food items during special occasions.
There is no reason not to accept this as a viable definition and if it is so accepted, Perna's assertion that the universe is infinite is true.
Failing to accept the role as a mediator or finding the appropriate individual to act is no better than not intervening in the first place.
Chances are that your curbside recycling program accepts more types of paper these days than just flattened cardboard boxes and newspapers.
Rosario Autore accepts the award for Autore South Seal Pearls.
On the fifth question: Abu Rayhan said: I am either not aware of these sayings or they are inconsistent with each other, or whoever accepts them is declaring that the Creator, may He be Praised and Exalted, is unable to create universes beyond this one.