carry-over
index balance (amount in excess), remainder (remaining part)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


carry-over
The designation of the process by which net operating loss for one year may be applied, as provided by federal tax law, to each of several taxable years following the taxable year of such loss.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


carry-over
The designation of the process by which net operating loss for one year may be applied, as provided by federal tax law, to each of several taxable years following the taxable year of such loss.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • carry-over — /kar ee oh veuhr/, n. 1. that which is carried over, postponed, or extended to a later time, account, etc. 2. Bookkeeping. the total of one page of an account carried forward to the next. 3. carryforward (def. 2). [1735 45; n. use of v. phrase… …   Universalium

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  • carry over — verb Date: 1745 transitive verb 1. a. to transfer (an amount) to the next column, page, or book relating to the same account b. to hold over (as goods) for another time or season 2. to deduct (a loss or an unused credit) from taxable income of a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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