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entity

something having real or distinct existence; a thing, esp when considered as independent of other things

entity

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(computer science)

entity

In a database, anything about which information can be stored; for example, a person, concept, physical object or event. Typically refers to a record structure.
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595 (HB 8219), Laws 2004, requires passthrough entities (other than PTPs) to withhold tax at the highest individual rate (9% for corporations) on the Rhode Island-source income of its nonresident owners.
2 also addressed the appropriate content of general purpose financial reports issued by federal entities.
The Festival of Arts, its board of directors, its employees or other agents are hereby prohibited from facilitating, enabling, sponsoring, endorsing, authorizing, sanctioning or otherwise supporting the development, production, promotion or performance of events identical or similar to the Pageant of the Masters, in whole or in part, by any other entity or entities at any location or locations in any way, including but not limited to licensing or franchising of the Pageant of the Masters to any other entity or entities, by contract, agreement, subcontracting of employees or any other means.
The commentators explained that many consolidated groups centralize their hedging operations in a single entity or a small number of entities to create economies of scale, and net the risks of various business units for purposes of entering into positions with third parties to hedge the net exposures of the consolidated group.
The revised procedure should permit taxpayers to elect for what issues, entities, taxable years, and in what amounts, Rev.
CALGARY, Alberta -- Zi Corporation (NASDAQ:ZICA) (TSX:ZIC), a leading provider of intelligent interface solutions, today announced that in conjunction with its recently completed financing, its two largest shareholders, Michael Lobsinger and the entities consisting of Lancer Offshore, Inc.
The database will be used to consolidate the designated entities, saving countless hours of work.
Following ACE specifications and guidelines, ClearForest ranked highest in ability to detect entities from within a variety of Arabic documents, distinguish between entity types, and merge selected information into a unified representation for each detected relationship (i.
The recognition of FLPs and the discounts attributable to such entities have generated many bitter battles between the IRS and taxpayers.
It applies if the parties to the financing transaction are related and the financing transaction occurs in the ordinary course of the active conduct of complementary or integrated trades or businesses engaged in by the related entities.
The increase in credit risk associated with amounts due under debt securities issued by entities that operate in declining industries increases the inherent risk for valuation assertions about those securities.
The first of my comments relates to the special exception from Per Se status for certain foreign entities in existence on May 8 that claimed partnership sttus for all prior periods of such existence.