expense account


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expense account

n.
An account of expenses for repayment to an employee.

expense account

n
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) an arrangement by which expenses incurred in the course of a person's work are refunded by his employer or deducted from his income for tax purposes
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping) a record of such expenses
3. (Accounting & Book-keeping) (modifier) informal paid for by an employer or by money allowable against tax: an expense-account lunch.

expense′ account`


n.
an account of business expenditures for which an employee will be reimbursed.
[1870–75]
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Noun1.expense account - an account to which salespersons or executives can charge travel and entertainment expensesexpense account - an account to which salespersons or executives can charge travel and entertainment expenses
account statement, accounting, account - a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance; "they send me an accounting every month"
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One means for a plan sponsor to keep track of revenue sharing and ensure that it is used for the benefit of the plan is to utilize an ERISA expense account. From a recordkeeper's perspective, this approach ensures that the recordkeeper's compensation will not exceed the fee stated in its plan contract.
What we do not need is more bloated fat-cats claiming telephone number expense account payments for jawing away about trivia in their ivory tower in Cardiff Bay and living the life of Riley at the taxpayers' expense!
You black suit, leather shoes, tie expense account,
The government is keen to spend a dizzying pounds 32 billion (and the rest) on HS2, an ambitious project to get expense account businessmen between a handful of favoured cities at 200mph.
It said out of 3,000 business guests surveyed, 22% of men used their expense account to woo women at swanky restaurants, compared to just 9% of women who took blokes out.
Harris, the finance director, approved the purchase of the truck from money in the general expense account.
It was spent on running the company and the expense account with no compensation paid.
With a generous expense account and a 2007 BMW convertible at his disposal, the Peruvian revels in his status as a "kept boy."
Is that so different from interviewing a Washington political consultant over a restaurant lunch on my expense account? If it is, which is more ethical?