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distribute

v. 1) the dividing up of those assets of an estate or trust when someone has died according to the terms of the deceased's will or trust, or in absence of a will, according to the laws of descent and distribution. 2) division of profits or assets of a corporation or business. (See: probate, will, trust, descent and distribution, corporation)

distribute

verb admeasure, administer, allocate, allot, appropriate, arrange, array, assign, assign places to, assort, class, classify, deal, decentralize, dispense, disseminate, distribuere, divide, dividere, dole, file, give out, mete, parcel out, portion out, prorate, ration, scatter, set in order, share, sort, sow, space, spread, systematize
Associated concepts: distributed among creditors, distribbted because of liquidation, distribution of an estate
See also: administer, allocate, allot, apportion, arrange, assign, bequeath, bestow, cast, circulate, classify, deploy, detail, diffuse, disburse, dispense, disperse, dispose, disseminate, dole, expend, file, fix, give, grant, intersperse, issue, marshal, mete, parcel, partition, post, prorate, publish, sort, split, spread, subdivide, supply, tender

distribute

see DISTRIBUTION.
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Second, D would be treated as distributing its remaining C stock to its shareholders.
368(a)(2)(H)(ii) and instead provided that, in determining whether a transaction qualified as a divisive D reorganization, the fact that the shareholders of Distributing dispose of all or part of the Controlled stock is not taken into account.
The funds can be raised with less cost or effort if Distributing and Controlled are separated through a distribution.
Target Distributing shares 3Com's commitment to helping organizations fully realize the potential of a converged network," said Michael Momsen, general manager, Target Distributing.
There was also a disparity in treatment depending on whether Distributing or Controlled was acquired.
None of the possibilities allow OLM to achieve the desired objective of distributing the PTI account to L, while avoiding dividend treatment to M.
Computer Telephony Distributing is a leading distributor of VoIP products, solutions and professional services located in Greenville, SC.
Distributing all of the AE&P eliminates the risk that the corporation will be subject to tax on passive income and the risk that the S election will be terminated because excess net passive income was received for three consecutive tax years.
355/D reorganization transaction based on the relative FMVs of the distributing and controlled corporations is a standard representation that the Service requires in private ruling requests.
Working closely together on their exciting brand marketing initiatives, we will focus on increasing exposure for brand Clearly Canadian in our market in 2004 and beyond," said Steve Lipe, Vice President of Beverages, Columbia Distributing Company.
As a first step in this new relationship, D&H Distributing has joined the CompTIA Home Technology Integrator (HTI+(TM)) certification advisory committee, a group of leading manufacturers, retailers, educators, and courseware developers responsible for setting the direction of the HTI+ certification.
PeerDirect now provides the components required for a fully mobilized application architecture: mechanisms for distributing applications and data, and a management console for keeping all instances of applications and data in sync," said Steve Garone, chief analyst and managing partner of The AlignIT Group.