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carrying charge

n.
The interest charged on the balance owed when paying in installments.

carrying charge

n
(Accounting & Book-keeping) the opportunity cost of unproductive assets, such as goods stored in a warehouse

car′rying charge`


n.
a charge made for maintaining an account, as an installment payment.
[1890–95, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carrying charge - charge made for carrying an account or for merchandise sold on an installment plan
charge - the price charged for some article or service; "the admission charge"
2.carrying charge - the opportunity cost of unproductive assets; the expense incurred by ownership
opportunity cost - cost in terms of foregoing alternatives
Translations

carrying charge

[ˈkærɪɪŋˌtʃɑːdʒ] N (Comm) → costo m de géneros no en venta (almacenados)
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It may make better sense to create a living trust to hold real estate and other individual assets to allow for continued management after the main owner passes without risk of the survivor being removed or being forced out due to lack of ability to pay carrying charges on the property.
Clarification is also needed to the annual election under the state and local deduction Section 266 to capitalize taxes and carrying charges in lieu of deducting the interest, for taxpayers owning real estate.
Chatterjee has been carrying charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder on his head.
This assures our shareholders that carrying charges will not skyrocket in the future, while freeing up capital to undertake other repairs and projects that will continue to make Acropolis Gardens a wonderful place to live.
Nazrisho also had sworn to a judge just last week that his client - who was once engaged to the Malaysian prime minister's daughter - "paid real-estate taxes and other carrying charges on the property.
It added "the costs proposed for recovery are merely reimbursement of actual expenses made for calendar year 2012 and though recovery scheme is deferred in nature, there are no carrying charges calculated and proposed.
Homeownership is considered by many to be the American dream and the co-op Rochdale Village remains one of a few Mitchell-Lama limited equity co-ops, providing exceptionally low purchase prices with low monthly carrying charges, for families with low- and middle-income earnings.
The weaker debt protection is due to higher carrying charges and the utility's decision not to lift rates to a degree that would cover annual debt payments until fiscal 2012, the agency noted.
6 million plus carrying charges, for engaging in "an unauthorized natural gas price hedging program" that kept its customers from taking advantage of the drop in natural gas prices.
Straddles are also subject to the requirement that interest and carrying charges allocable to property that is part of the straddle be capitalized.
263(g) requires interest and carrying charges to be capitalized if they are allocable to personal property that is part of a straddle.