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a small scroll; an appendage; most commonly encountered as a part of an Act of Parliament. Modern legislation often has numerous schedules that include details that would detract from the overall sense of the provision (an example being the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976) or that lists other enactments affected by the Act to which the schedule is attached. The schedule is as authoritative as the text of the Act itself
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SCHEDULE, practice. When an indictment is returned, from au inferior court in obedience to a writ of certiorari, the, statement of the previous proceedings sent with it, is termed the schedule. 1 Saund. 309, a, n. 2.
     2. Schedules are also frequently annexed to answers in a court of equity, and to depositions and other documents, in order to show more in detail the matter they contain, than could otherwise be conveniently shown.
     3. The term is frequently used instead of inventory.

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Naturally, they want to schedule around that bottleneck to maximize production efficiency.
The most obvious change to Schedule A is a new Part 3 for reporting lifetime indirect skips.
ENCOMPASS has enabled us to operate more efficiently, primarily by enabling us to schedule multiple procedures with one phone call.
References to Schedule L note that the balance sheet numbers should correspond to the taxpayer's financial statement amounts used for the Schedule M-3 not the tax-basis balance sheet amounts, and presumably include full consolidation accounting rather than a combination approach to aggregating the numbers.
First, there are some downsides to schedule bidding as a work allocation process.
This is noted on the heading to Part 1, Schedule E, which reads, "Report income and expenses from the rental of personal property on Schedule C." The instructions to Schedule E further clarify the matter by noting, "If you provided significant services to the renter ...
The main question is: does it allow you to schedule the way you want to?
When entering K-1 interest or dividend data, the program takes the user to schedule B to enter information directly to interest or dividend income.
At a minimum, Lines 9(a) through 9(e) should be moved to Schedule K -- Other Information since they request non-numeric information.
This July's 46-page calendar allowed the staff to schedule all set-ups, tear-downs, and resets without concern about conflicts.
The instructions to Schedule M should be clarified to indicate whether the amounts required to be shown on lines 9 and 18 are cumulative, year-end, average balances, or some other figure.
dollar, the instructions to Schedule C should clarify whether the numbers are to be submitted according to GAAP or tax accounting principles.

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