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(dɪˈfɜr mənt)

1. the act of deferring; postponement.
2. a temporary exemption from induction into military service.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deferral - a state of abeyance or suspended businessdeferral - a state of abeyance or suspended business
abeyance, suspension - temporary cessation or suspension
2.deferral - act of putting off to a future time
delay, holdup - the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
adjournment - the act of postponing to another time or place


The act of putting off or the condition of being put off:
تأجيل الخِدْمه العَسْكَرِيَّهتَأْجيل، إرْجاء دَعْوى


[dɪˈfɜːrəl] n [payment] → report m


(diˈfə) past tense, past participle deˈferred verb
(with to) to act according to the wishes or opinions of another or the orders of authority. I defer to your greater knowledge of the matter.
deference (ˈdefərəns) noun
1. willingness to consider the wishes etc of others. He always treats his mother with deference.
2. the act of deferring.
in deference to
showing respct for. I let him speak first, in deference to his authority.
deˈferment, deˈferral noun
1. delaying; postponement.
2. officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service. draft deferment for college students.
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If the Farmers had no Prepaid Expense at the beginning of the year, they would calculate Change in Prepaid Insurance as follows: Amount of the Prepaid Insurance not yet used up at the end of the year $700 - Prepaid Expense (insurance portion) at the beginning of the year -0 = Change in Prepaid Insurance $700 If the Farmers recorded journal entries to make adjustments, they would have recorded the following journal entry and posted it to the ledger.
Expenditures that benefit more than one accounting period are debited to an asset account, usually as a current asset called prepaid expense, and at the end of the period, the appropriate amount is transferred to the expense account.
Materials or supplies recorded as a prepaid expense.
An accrual-basis taxpayer should be able to deduct up to 8 1/2 months of 1994 dues under the recurring item exception, provided the amount is not material and is not treated as a prepaid expense in the taxpayer's accounting records.
The company also offers small business owners branded reloadable prepaid expense cards for their company's employees as well as reloadable branded payroll debit cards.
Rather than prepaying expenses that span from one fiscal or calendar year to the next and carrying them on your balance sheet until they are fully amortized, businesses can change their accounting method from accrual to cash and claim the total prepaid expense for the preceding year's and this year's entire expense.
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