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white paper

an official government report in any of a number of countries, including Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, which sets out the government's policy on a matter that is or will come before Parliament

white paper

(publication)
A short treatise whose purpose is to educate industry customers. See, e.g., Architecture Neutral Distribution Format.

white paper

A written report on a topic. There are countless white papers on technology subjects written by vendors, research firms and consultants, most of which are accessible via the Web. See inbound marketing.
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Bob Kobet, the Kobet Collaborative, is the author of the RRCI LEED white paper updates, as well as RRCI's original white paper.
Michael has also written a comprehensive guide, Writing White Papers: How to Capture Readers and Keep Them Engaged (2007, White Paper Source Pub.
The scope and requirements of the Guide White Paper have obviously expanded but it is a remarkable example of a far-reaching view into an area that we can barely see beyond the twenty-four months look-ahead window of today's plans.
The white paper also asks the taxpayer to attest to the pricing methods used at the time the tax return is prepared.
The California Committee on Municipal Accounting, which is comprised of representatives of CalCPA and the League of California Cities, has recently issued two white papers on GASB Statements No.
To be sure, the Treasury has acknowledged the need to define the term "tax shelter" more objectively, but we question whether the White Paper offers the necessary clarity.
8) Tax administrators devote substantial energy attempting to establish a quasi-legal basis for the manner in which they consider a fair and reasonable price (which is the legal principle) is to be determined in any particular case, and in this sense the White Paper could be seen as nothing more than another variation on this theme.