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the act or process of disbursing something, esp money
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|Noun||1.||disbursal - amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)|
cost - the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor
business expense, trade expense - ordinary and necessary expenses incurred in a taxpayer's business or trade
interest expense - interest paid on loans
lobbying expense - expenses incurred in promoting or evaluating legislation; "many lobbying expenses are deductible by a taxpayer"
medical expense - amount spent for diagnosis or treatment or prevention of medical problems
non-cash expense - an expense (such as depreciation) that is not paid for in cash
moving expense - the cost of moving your residence from one location to another
budget items, operating cost, operating expense, overhead - the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance); it does not include depreciation or the cost of financing or income taxes
personal expense - the cost of personal or family living; "some personal expenses are tax deductible"
|2.||disbursal - the act of spending or disbursing money|