Definition of fiscal year in English:

fiscal year

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  • North American term for financial year.
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    • About 77% of sample firms have fiscal years corresponding to calendar years.
    • The company now expects to turn a profit for the fiscal year ending next June.
    • That's the first deadline for executives of large companies with calendar fiscal years to certify that they've checked and found their internal financial controls are working.

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