business expense


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Financial.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.business expense - ordinary and necessary expenses incurred in a taxpayer's business or tradebusiness expense - ordinary and necessary expenses incurred in a taxpayer's business or trade
disbursal, disbursement, expense - amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
organization expense - the cost (over a period of five years) of organizing a new corporation or partnership
promotional expense - the cost of promoting a product
References in periodicals archive ?
Los Angeles: If you've ever fretted about submitting a strange business expense to your bosses, you can take comfort knowing that your purchase was probably not as wacky as buying a human skull or renting a llama.
5/10/18), argued that his pro rata share of the takeout the track remitted to the state and local tax authorities constituted his business expense and was not a loss from wagering transactions.
The business expense deduction is available to any business taxpayer, regardless of whether it is doing business as a sole proprietor, partnership or corporation, as long as the payment qualifies as an ordinary and necessary business expense.
* Is the amount deductible as a charitable contribution or as an ordinary and necessary business expense, and how does the income tax status of the recipient organization impact this answer?
Christened 'Jet Airways ICICI Bank Business Advantage Card', this co-branded credit card helps customers to save on their business expenses. It also provides customers opportunities to earn 'JPMiles' on both spends as well as repayments on a list of business expense categories including travel, dining, office stationery, online advertising and vendor payments among others.
It also provides more opportunities to earn cash back from a larger list of business expense categories.
Business expense deductions are among the IRS' Top 10 most litigated issues.
2012-25, the IRS has described four situations where employers have recharacterized taxable wages as nontaxable business expense reimbursements and has ruled on whether these arrangements satisfy the business connection requirement of the accountable plan rules.
Consolidated unit costs holding fuel rate and profit sharing constant and excluding special charges and third-party business expense increased 2.5% year-over-year on a consolidated capacity reduction of 1.4%.
If I take them out for a meal, or buy them a Christmas gift, can I claim this as a business expense? The Christmas meal is a definite no.
Under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993, that portion of your membership dues used by the Montana Nurses Association and the American Nurses Association for lobbying expenses is not deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense. Montana Nurses Association reasonably estimates that the nondeductible portion of dues for the 2008 tax year is 18%.
And the best news--home-based business insurance premiums in most cases are fully tax-deductible as a business expense. Business owner's insurance also is available to businesses that have leased studios or office space.

Full browser ?