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pole position

(in motor racing) the starting position on the inside of the front row, generally considered the best one
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At best qualifying raw leads is a very poor way to spend their time, at worst their closers will not call.
New rules in NASCAR altered the way some teams approached qualifying.
These published materials focus on how to correctly complete documentation and provide specific examples of how to substantiate particular qualifying activities.
Under the Act, a qualifying new business establishment may receive quarterly incentive payments from the Oklahoma Tax Commission for up to ten years.
The former Saugus Speedway champion from Palmdale lost about a second off his lap times from Friday morning's practice to the afternoon qualifying session.
An operating foundation has to make qualifying distributions of at least 85% of its income (or minimum investment income, if less) for the active conduct of its exempt purpose, and meet at least one of the following tests in Regs.
The 1983 proposed regulations(12) focused on the results the research activities were designed to achieve and limited qualifying research under section 174 to activities "aimed at the discovery of new knowledge" or "searching for new applications of either research findings or other knowledge.
The replacement options and warrants issued by Seder are substantially similar to the options and warrants of CTI surrendered, except in respect of the number of common shares to which a holder is entitled upon exercise, which term was modified to give effect to the Qualifying Transaction.
That time could be more than a second quicker when qualifying continues today at 1:45 p.
50 per common share, subject to adjustment in certain events; provided that the notes may not be converted into common shares before the date that is the first anniversary date of the Qualifying Transaction.
Pro Stock qualifying session; Noon: Top Fuel shootout (round 1); 12:15 p.
41-2(e)(2) does not treat these payments as "funding" of the research by another person and, thus, does not consider them to be qualifying contract research payments.