proprietorship

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pro·pri·e·tor

 (prə-prī′ĭ-tər)
n.
1. One who has legal title to something; an owner.
2. One who owns or owns and manages a business or other such establishment.

[Probably alteration of Middle English proprietarie; see proprietary.]

pro·pri′e·to′ri·al (-tôr′ē-əl) adj.
pro·pri′e·to′ri·al·ly adv.
pro·pri′e·tor·ship′ n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.proprietorship - an unincorporated business owned by a single person who is responsible for its liabilities and entitled to its profits
ownership - the relation of an owner to the thing possessed; possession with the right to transfer possession to others

proprietorship

noun
The fact of possessing or the legal right to possess something:
Translations

proprietorship

[prəˈpraɪətəʃɪp] Npropiedad f, posesión f

proprietorship

n ? proprietor; under his proprietorshipwährend er der Inhaber/Besitzer war
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* Furthermore, New Hampshire lets you deduct reasonable compensation from your sole proprietorship or your partnership for New Hampshire business profits tax purposes.
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The preamble notes that the IRS did not intend to "create a distinction between a disregarded entity owned by an individual (that is, a sole proprietorship) and a disregarded entity owned by a partnership in the application of the self-employment tax rule." Rather, the general rule making the owner of an entity that is treated as a sole proprietorship subject to tax on self-employment income applies for any owner of a disregarded entity--there is no exception for partnerships.
According to a statement issued here on Friday, the requirements further stipulates that all persons subject to fit and proper criteria shall submit an affidavit to the SECP that the person and the companies, firms, sole proprietorship etc.
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Professional, scientific, and technical services made up the largest sector in terms of the number of individual tax returns reporting nonfarm sole proprietorship activity for 2012, followed by the other services sector, which was mainly comprised of personal and laundry services (Figure A).
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