revoke


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Revoke

To annul or make void by recalling or taking back; to cancel, rescind, repeal, or reverse.

revoke

v. to annul or cancel an act, particularly a statement, document, or promise, as if it no longer existed. Thus, a person can revoke a will or revoke an offer to enter into a contract, and government agency can revoke a license. (See: revocation)

revoke

verb abjure, abolish, abrogare, abrogate, annul, cancel, countermand, counterorder, declare null and void, disannul, discard, disclaim, dismiss, dissolve, expunge, make void, negate, nullify, override, prohibit, quash, recant, remove, renege, renounce, renuntiare, repeal, rescind, rescindere, retract, reverse, revert, suppress, suspend, vacate, vitiate, void, wipe out, withdraw
Associated concepts: dependent relative revocation, revoke a license, revoke a will
See also: abandon, abate, abolish, abrogate, adeem, annul, bear false witness, cancel, debar, defeat, disavow, discharge, discontinue, disinherit, disown, dissolve, extinguish, invalidate, kill, negate, nullify, override, overrule, prohibit, proscribe, recall, recant, refuse, renege, repeal, repudiate, rescind, terminate, vacate, void, withdraw
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To revoke the exemption, complete and file Form 2031, Revocation of Exemption From Self-Employment Tax for Use by Ministers, Members of Religious Orders and Christian Science Practitioners.
Taxpayers also face timing issues concerning replacement property when the election is not delayed or when the taxpayer revokes an election.
Mr Ruffett was giving evidence at Coventry Magistrates' Court, where police are asking the bench to revoke the club's drinks and special hours licence.
My opinion from a deeper study of it is a joint session will only become necessary if we intend to revoke.
869 includes major fixes, the rumored feature adding the ability to revoke sent messages might be its most important feature.
The members took serious note of Indian threats to revoke IWT and said such an act would be considered an act of war.
The 'no union' slips do not show the signers' specific intent to revoke the SEIU authorization cards, and therefore should not be deducted from the tally of SEIU authorization cards.
In January 2001, halfway through the company's five-year contract, the San Francisco school board launched a campaign to revoke the charter and take back the school.
179(c)(2) states that the taxpayer cannot revoke the election (and any specification contained therein) without IRS consent.
15, 1999, such as a calendar-year partnership, may revoke that election for transfers or distributions after Dec.
In some instances, the buyer is granted the right to revoke his original acceptance of the goods.
International Trade Commission (ITC) to revoke antidumping and countervailing duty orders on imports of certain steel products from all countries currently covered except Germany and Korea.