misstatement


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mis·state

 (mĭs-stāt′)
tr.v. mis·stat·ed, mis·stat·ing, mis·states
To state wrongly or falsely.

mis·state′ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.misstatement - a statement that contains a mistake
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
mistake, error - part of a statement that is not correct; "the book was full of errors"
malaprop, malapropism - the unintentional misuse of a word by confusion with one that sounds similar
slip of the tongue - an accidental and usually trivial mistake in speaking

misstatement

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misstatement

[ˌmɪsˈsteɪtmənt] Ndeclaración f errónea; (deliberate) → declaración f falsa

misstatement

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I claim the right to correct misstatements, and have so corrected the color of the water in the above recapitulation.
So many volumes had been written about the poet since his death that she had also to dispose of a great number of misstatements, which involved minute researches and much correspondence.
Because, if I am not mistaken, we shall have to say that about men poets and story-tellers are guilty of making the gravest misstatements when they tell us that wicked men are often happy, and the good miserable; and that injustice is profitable when undetected, but that justice is a man's own loss and another's gain--these things we shall forbid them to utter, and command them to sing and say the opposite.
Supreme Court held that the 40% penalty for a gross valuation misstatement applied when the partnerships at issue had been determined to be shams that lacked economic substance, and, as a result, the partners' outside basis in the partnerships was zero (Woods, No.
They allege gross valuation misstatement and could up the tax penalty from 20 to 40 per cent.
Andrew Katzenstein, an estate tax expert in LA, said: "I've never heard of the gross valuation misstatement penalty being asserted.
6662(h), if the reported value or adjusted basis exceeds the correct amount by at least 400%, the valuation misstatement is considered not merely substantial but "gross," and the penalty increases to 40%.
We have adopted a new approach, which is, we do not leave any misstatement or inaccuracy unanswered," The Nation quoted Clinton, as saying.
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107 are accomplished by one user, these should understand that an auditor should be considered guilty only in the case of audit failure, this meaning that the audit report contains an opinion where significant misstatements were not detected and "the judgement of a reasonable person relying on the information would have changed or influenced by the omission or misstatement" (ICAEW, Accounting Recommendation 2.