personal estate


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Noun1.personal estate - movable property (as distinguished from real estate)
belongings, property, holding - something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone; "that hat is my property"; "he is a man of property";
chattel, movable, personal chattel - personal as opposed to real property; any tangible movable property (furniture or domestic animals or a car etc)
effects, personal effects - property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business; "she left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"
clobber, stuff - informal terms for personal possessions; "did you take all your clobber?"
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Personal estate (as has been before remarked), from the difficulty in tracing it, cannot be subjected to large contributions, by any other means than by taxes on consumption.
The personal estate, or, in other words, the money to which Miss Fairlie would become entitled on reaching the age of twenty-one years, is the next point to consider.
Then it turns out, that the whole of the real and personal estate is divided between half-a- dozen charities; and that the dead and gone testator has in pure spite helped to do a great deal of good, at the cost of an immense amount of evil passion and misery.
What type of a Government are we claiming to be running that anyone who is close to the President will become lawless, will not obey Public Service Rules, nor report to the supervisory Minister, running a Government Agency as his personal estate because of he's close to the powers that be.
Vladimir Isaev from the village of Bolshoy Tyaberdino of the Kaibitsky municipal district of the RT contains a large number of livestock on his personal estate.
Around $13 million of the Queen's personal estate was invested in off-shore accounts in the Cayman Islands and Bermuda.
Many business owners focus the majority of their time on building the business and do not think about the various risks that could significantly diminish the value of their business and personal estate or net worth.
He left a personal estate of PS37 12s to his friend Thomas Hill, a local surgeon, who he also appointed the executor of his will.
It has market-leading experience advising a wide range of local, national, and international clients in all areas of business and entrepreneurial activity, counseling in personal estate planning and estate administration, and advocating when disputes and litigation arise.
When you consider how it helps the company, along with your personal estate, do it now.
They took the country as their personal estate and its denizens as their slaves.
The author has argued that after independence rulers of Pakistan gradually adopted highly arbitrary methods in the running of this country and the state became the personal estate of rulers.

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