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Inure

To result; to take effect; to be of use, benefit, or advantage to an individual.

For example, when a will makes the provision that all Personal Property is to inure to the benefit of a certain individual, such an individual is given the right to receive all the personal property owned by the testator upon his or her death.

inure

v. result in. Commonly used in legal terminology in the phrase: "to inure to the benefit of Janet Jones."

inure

to come into operation or take effect.

TO INURE. To take effect; as, the pardon inures.

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organized and operated exclusively for religious, charitable, scientific, testing for public safety, literary, or educational purposes, or to foster national or international amateur sports competition (but only if no part of its activities involve the provision of athletic facilities or equipment), no part of the earnings of which inures to the benefit of any private shareholder or individual ...."
501(c)(3) describes as charitable only an organization "no part of the net earnings of which inures to the benefit of any private shareholder or individual." Similarly, Regs.
Similarly, net earnings may inure to the benefit of an individual in ways other than through the distribution of dividends.