bequeathable


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bequeathable

(bɪˈkwiːðəbəl)
adj
capable of being given to or bequeathed
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Bernheim (1991) shows that there is a demand by breadwinners to hold part of their assets in a solely bequeathable form, as opposed to a form that could also be used for current consumption if one is alive.
The concession", William Decker argues, "is major: the human form cannot (or if it can it must not) be effaced of its past; if it is to be renewed, and kept recognizably human, it will be through the office of bequeathable resources.
In this particular case, we refer to one that stipulates that the bequest should not exceed the bequeathable one-third (Al-Bukhari and Muslim).
In what follows, we should first concern ourselves presently with a reflection on Beauvoir's bequeathable values to posterity, given her radical feminist struggle.
If there are victims whose later-generation heirs can be identified (rare), then the problem will be to determine both (a) what compensation to them is appropriate in view of what they would have had if the original injustice had not happened, and (b) what is owed to the other victims, namely the ones who innocently, as they supposed, acquired and then put to good use the bequeathable items in question.
Again, following McGarry (1999), we include a dummy variable for whether wealth is high enough to exceed the threshold for taxing bequeathable wealth, namely $600,000 if single and $1,200,000 if married (the limits at the time).
The concept of retirement savings as bequeathable wealth challenges
Inequality in Bequeathable Wealth--Why is It Important?
If contributors died prior to age seventy, any non-annuitized portion of their PSS account balance would be bequeathable to their heirs.
For example, funds in an MSA may be bequeathable, or they may be used to pay for allowable health expenses of family members.
Suppose it could be established that individuals have a natural right to appropriate unowned resources in such a way as to generate bequeathable and relatively unqualified property rights.