private income


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private income

n
(Banking & Finance) an income from sources other than employment, such as investment. Also called: private means
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His revenue, exclusive of his private income, amounts to three hundred thousand florins.
"If all that I fear be so, your private income, your principal itself, can be taken from you just as easily as your salary."
Moncharmin did not know a note of music, but he called the minister of education and fine arts by his Christian name, had dabbled a little in society journalism and enjoyed a considerable private income. Lastly, he was a charming fellow and showed that he was not lacking in intelligence, for, as soon as he made up his mind to be a sleeping partner in the Opera, he selected the best possible active manager and went straight to Firmin Richard.
It is so sluffed over and hushed up, there is so little clear thinking--oh, political economy, of course, but so few of us think clearly about our own private incomes, and admit that independent thoughts are in nine cases out of ten the result of independent means.
For "other" private income payments, the downward revision to the corporate bond positions resulted in downward revisions to associated interest payments, while the upward revision to the stock positions resulted in upward revisions to dividend payments.
The sheer magnitude and scale of public and private income and health care programs under social security that have become an indispensable aspect of public policy captured the attention of researchers and policy makers, resulting in an overwhelming body of literature and wide range of disputable perspectives.
As for the idea of private income tax collectors, as House Ways and Means Committee member Earl Pomeroy (D.-N.D.) noted, "It's an idea thai, frankly, is not ready for prime time."
He enjoyed an ample private income and seldom had anything that could be called a job, while when measured for his Master of Arts cap at Cambridge he proved to have the largest head on record.
Any additional consumer spending that might have resulted from the increase in real disposable private income during 2001 will be postponed until 2002.
The Negative Income Tax pays the full benefit only to those with no private income and phases out the benefit as people earn more private income, but private income is not taxed until the benefit is fully phased out.

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