Definition of tax loss in English:

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tax loss

noun

Economics
A loss that can be offset against taxable profit earned elsewhere or in a different period.
Example sentences
  • At one time, owners of loss-making businesses could sell their companies along with their accumulated tax loss - often their only asset - to profitable companies.
  • The Luse stock news also reports that BAT has declared a dividend of K7.74 per share in spite of the company recording an overall tax loss of K1,726 million.
  • The best move now might be to sell your fund and take the tax loss on your 2005 taxes.

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