financial year


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financial year

n
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) any annual period at the end of which a firm's accounts are made up
2. (Economics) the annual period ending April 5, over which Budget estimates are made by the British Government and which functions as the income-tax year
US and Canadian equivalent: fiscal year

financial year

Any annual period at the end of which accounts are made up.
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Noun1.financial year - any accounting period of 12 months
twelvemonth, year, yr - a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days; "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920"
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Nissan Motor Company (NASDAQ: NSANY), a Japan-based automaker, has reported its global sales for the financial year ended March 31, 2017.
According to the (http://indiabudget.nic.in/survey.asp) survey , prepared by Arvind Subramanian, chief economic advisor to India's Ministry of Finance, the government was also on track to meet its fiscal deficit target of 3.9 percent for the current financial year that ends on March 31.
BankDhofar Board of Directors also discussed and approved the transactions of the Bank with related parties and the spending to support corporate social responsibility (CSR) for the financial year ended 31 December 2014.
At the end of its financial year, the Langer Heinrich mine produced in excess of 2,000 tons of uranium oxide, a 6% improvement on the preceding financial year.
Violent crime fell by 9%in the last financial year, from 5,443 to 4,955, while criminal damage dropped by 11%.
The report quoted Vijay Kedia, director of Atul Auto as saying "Despite worries like inflation, rising interest rates and input costs, Atul is confident of ending the financial year with a strong growth in vehicle sales.
The first financial year after that date will have a duration of just three months, until December 2011.
The shareholders also approved the sitting fees for the board and audit committee meetings received during the year 2010 and determined the sitting fees of the board of directors and for members of committees for the financial year 2011.
Normalised earnings before tax for the year totalled NZD145m, down 26% compared to the financial year ended 30 June 2008.
Expenses for the financial year increased to $9,895,377 from $7,927,697 in the 2006 financial year, which represents a 25% increase.
Reviewing NTT's results for the 2003 financial year, it is difficult to find fault.

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