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expenses, plural;
  1. Offset (an item of expenditure) as an expense against taxable income

  1. The cost required for something; the money spent on something
    • - we had ordered suits at great expense
    • - the committee does not expect members to be put to any expense
  2. The costs incurred in the performance of one's job or a specific task, esp. one undertaken for another person
    • - his hotel and travel expenses
  3. A thing on which one is required to spend money
    • - tolls are a daily expense

  1. amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
  2. reduce the estimated value of something; "For tax purposes you can write off the laser printer"
  3. a detriment or sacrifice; "at the expense of"
  4. money spent to perform work and usually reimbursed by an employer; "he kept a careful record of his expenses at the meeting"
  5. In common usage, an expense or expenditure is an outflow of money to another person or group to pay for an item or service, or for a category of costs. For a tenant, rent is an expense. For students or parents, tuition is an expense. ...
  6. A spending or consuming. Often specifically an act of disbursing or spending funds; That which is expended, laid out, or consumed. ...
  7. (EXPENSES) Outflows or other using up of assets or incurrence of liabilities (or a combination of both) during a period from delivering or producing goods, rendering services, or carrying out other activities that constitute the entity’s ongoing major or central operations.
  8. (Expenses) These are the expenses that an insurance provider will consider for payment for example medical expenses due to contracting food poisoning.
  9. (Expenses) things you pay money for - both needs and wants.
  10. (Expenses) All normal out-of-pocket business costs incurred while the speaker travels to and from client events. These normally include airfare, taxi-fare, car rental costs, lodging, gratuities, special phone calls having to do with the event, meals, and last-minute presentational materials. ...
  11. (expenses) Decreases in net total assets. Expenses represent the total cost of operations during a period regardless of the timing and related expenditures.
  12. (Expenses) Goods or services purchased directly for the running of the business. This does not include goods bought for re-sale or any items of a capital nature (see Stock and Fixed Assets ).
  13. (Expenses) Costs incurred by the business.
  14. Expenses are the costs of doing business that result from generating revenue. They include parts, salaries, utilities, etc.
  15. (3. Expenses) The Fees shall be exclusive of travel and any other agreed expense items  incurred in the performance of the Services and receipts shall be submitted.
  16. (5. EXPENSES) The Clients shall pay all quoted expenses and all expenses arising from any alteration of the original job description.
  17. (Expenses) this refers to the costs of the court case.
  18. “Expenses” are payments made on your behalf to third parties.  These include our charge for office services we supply, such as photocopying, tolls, faxes and communication expenses. ...
  19. (Expenses) Items for which money is spent. Student expenses include tuition, room and board, and other living costs.
  20. (Expenses) These are the costs that are directly related to the running of your business. Examples of business expenses for a freelancer could include advertising, home office expense, supplies, business-related travel, and more. ...
  21. (expenses) The costs of goods and services consumed or used during the current fiscal year. Also see costs.
  22. (Expenses) The Client agrees to reimburse The Consultant for any of the following expenses necessary in completion of the Work: (e.g. ...
  23. (12.3 Expenses) Travel expenses are billed separately at cost after the Professional Services are completed or on a monthly basis. Travel costs incurred for committed Professional Services which are cancelled or rescheduled are billed at cost. ...
  24. (3. Expenses) Bright Path Media will not be reimbursed for any third-party expenses incurred in connection with the performance of services under this Agreement, unless those expenses are necessary and approved in advance and in writing by Client.
  25. (3. Expenses) Insights will charge for all reasonable expenses incurred in relation to the provision of products and services. Wherever possible these will be agreed in advance and Insights shall make available all receipts and vouchers as requested.