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transfer

1. a design or drawing that is transferred from one surface to another, as by ironing a printed design onto cloth
2. Law the passing of title to property or other right from one person to another by act of the parties or by operation of law; conveyance

transfer

[′tranz·fər]
(computer science)
(mining engineering)
A vertical or inclined connection between two or more levels, used as an ore pass.
(navigation)
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction in making a turn of 90° with a constant rudder angle.
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction for turns of less than 90°.

transfer

In pretensioning, the act of conveying the stress in the prestressing tendons from the jacks (or pretensioning bed) to the concrete member.

transfer

To send data over a computer channel or bus. "Transfer" generally applies to transmission within the computer system, and "transmit" refers to transmission outside the computer over a line or network.

Transfers are actually copies, since the data are in both locations at the end of the transfer. Input, output and move instructions activate data transfers in the computer.
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transferor is a direct or indirect partner in a partnership and that partnership contributes Sec.
However, portions attributable to different transferors, substantially separate and independent shares of different beneficiaries of a trust, and trusts treated as separate trusts under state law are to be treated as separate trusts for GST tax purposes.
Largely, this resulted from applying discounts for estate tax purposes in valuing fractional interests that are retained by a deceased transferor.
If the bonds had been held in the transferor's portfolio for more than approximately three months, or they had been reported by the transferor other than as assets held for resale, Standard & Poor's generally will require a true sale opinion from the transferor to the issuing SPE.
Another gift tax issue is that if the transferors decide at a later date to transfer their life estates to their children or to any other parry, they will have made another taxable gift.
2) Section 6010 of The Internal Revenue Service Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 includes a technical correction clarifying that section 351(b) applies to a transferor who transfers property in a section 351 exchange and receives NQPS in addition to stock that is not treated as "other property" under that section.
77, entitled Reporting by Transferors for Transfers of Receivables with Recourse.
The rationale was that section 357(c) should not cause gain recognition when the transferor has neither received basis for the property nor deducted the liability.
FASB 77 defines recourse as the right of a transferee of assets to receive payment from the transferor for the "failure of the debtors to pay when due, effects of prepayments, or adjustments resulting from defects in the eligibility of the transferred receivables.
In noting that (1) numerous FLP distributions were used to pay personal expenses; (2) asset transfers consisted of 98% of the transferor's wealth and left him without any meaningful liquid assets; and (3) the transferor continued to live in the residence transferred to the FLP until death without paying rent, the Fifth Circuit affirmed the Tax Court's decision to apply Sec.
In this case, Peracchi will give such transferors the ability to argue that their notes have a basis equal to face amount, particularly if all of the formalities of the obligation are observed.