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write off

verb abandon, abdicate, abjure, abstain, avoid, cease, cede, deny oneself, desist from, dispense with, disposed of, do without, drop, eschew, fast, forbear, forfeit, forego, forgo, forswear, give up, give up on, go without, hold back, hold off, lay down, leave off, let alone, make do without, not use, pass up, refrain, release, renounce, reserve, resign, sacrifice, shun, surrender, waive, withhold, yield, yield up
Associated concepts: forego interest owed, forego opportunity
See also: obliterate
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Does management frequently write off significant amounts of goodwill shortly after an acquisition and, if so, was the initial booking of goodwill correct?
Thus, debt write offs during dire economic times are likely to rise.
Asahi Bank, which is to integrate management with Daiwa Bank by the end of the current fiscal year, said Tuesday it plans to write off 400 billion yen, up 300 billion yen.
To ice the cake, we should impose an at-risk rule, which states that an investor can't write off losses on money for which he is not personally liable, such as the non-recourse loans that multiply McGovern's deductions.
China Minsheng Banking company has said that it will write off a few bad loans.
105 (To write off the deferred tax asset upon expiration of options) </pre> <p>Incentive stock options (ISOs).
Clinton Crosby, 54, a lifetime renter and a technical writer for Long Beach County, has nurtured a side business as a consultant for the last 20 years because he couldn't write off mortgage interest on his taxes.
4/20/93, will also have an effect on the ability of buyers to write off assets such as core deposits obtained by acquisition of a bank, insurance expiration lists, patient lists and customer lists obtained in the acquisition of the assets of a going business.
The Prime Minister on the request of the parliamentarians of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa gave the approval to write off loans that were outstanding on December 31, 2009.
EBS has decided to write off more than EUR100m in bad debts in its 2008 accounts, The Independent has reported.
The terms offered by Russia to write off Kyrgyzstan's debt are more beneficial than HIPC triggers, said Finance Minister Marat Sultanov during consideration of the agreement on Kyrgyz debt write-off by Russia at the session of the Parliamentary Committee on International Ties and Interparliamentary Cooperation today.
Sumitomo Trust, which plans to write off 400 billion yen in dud loans, up from 210 billion yen, will fall into a pretax loss of 180 billion yen in a turnaround from an original projection of 20 billion yen in profit.