fixed cost

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Related to fixed cost: Direct cost, Average fixed cost, Sunk cost
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Noun1.fixed cost - a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume (as insurance or rent or mortgage payments etc.)
charge - the price charged for some article or service; "the admission charge"
cover charge, cover - a fixed charge by a restaurant or nightclub over and above the charge for food and drink
interest - a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed; "how much interest do you pay on your mortgage?"
fee - a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
due - a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership); "the society dropped him for non-payment of dues"
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Additionally, the allocation of facility-level fixed costs to products is arbitrary at best, because the facility-level costs support the company, not the individual products.
For years, many cooperatives did not pay specific attention to fixed cost recovery in rates.
A quick guide for analysis of loss-cost metrics recognizes that, on average, fixed costs represent just 20% to 25% of total program costs.
Specifically, if cuts are made in variable cost accounts, the organization impairs its ability to perform work; however, if cuts occur in fixed cost accounts, the organization's internal support capacity is lessened.
Such fixed costs could include depreciation of production assets; direct labor; project management staff in a project business; and rent and operations costs-such as for running retail outlets like restaurants-along with the accompanying labor costs.
The upfront tariff for CPPs as per Nepra constituted of fixed cost and fuel cost component.
Table 2, it can be seen that the average fixed cost incurred by the farmers of the nomads maintenance system nomadic in PadalakkawaVillage is the lowest that is IDR.
This is the classic breakeven analysis, in which you identify the fixed cost and divide it by the variable cost savings to determine the quantity necessary to recoup the fixed cost.