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minuend

[′min·yə‚wend]
(mathematics)
The quantity from which another quantity is to be subtracted.
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So, just as it does today, utilizing the current law basis as the minuend in the computation of loss would prevent the taxpayer from having a second opportunity to receive the tax benefit of unclaimed allowable depreciation deductions in the form of a tax loss whether or not they provided tax benefits.
Just as utilizing the Gain Basis would have prevented Beulah from falling into the Basis Reduction Tax Trap, utilizing the conventional current law adjusted basis as the minuend in the computation of loss would have prevented her from transforming those useless depreciation deductions into a tax loss.
numbers 0-99) for the booster lessons in number concepts, base-ten concepts, and addition and subtraction combinations with sums or minuends to 18, respectively.
For subtraction, counting involved the missing addend strategy: Count from the subtrahend to the minuend.