transfer payment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n transfer payment a public expenditure (as for unemployment compensation or veteran's benefits) that is not for goods and services
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Usage

In literature:

The old rascal, indeed, had so cleverly worded his deed of sale as to obtain payment without transfer.
"The Celebrity, Complete" by Winston Churchill
It is asked, Does this payment transfer the legal title to the slave?
"A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention" by Lucius Eugene Chittenden
Or the transfer of the title may be conditional on payment of the price.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
His proposal for transferring all taxes to the consumer, by annual payments, considered, 371.
"An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations" by Adam Smith
Transferred to money, when payments are made slowly, S. B.
"An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language" by John Jamieson
They are the heaviest payments, not necessarily made on the day of the transfer, but at a set time.
"Ifugao Law" by R. F. Burton
In payment for these expenses, the Duke transferred to the monastery the alien Priory of Pembroke in his possession.
"Humphrey Duke of Gloucester" by K.H. Vickers
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In news:

Steps to take if you think gifts, payments or transfers to family members may run afoul of federal gift tax rules.
A trace number is key to avoiding frustrations with reconciling electronic funds transfer (EFT) payments and electronic remittance advice (ERA).
The board also agreed to transfer $190,000 from the 2007 excess bond reserve fund to a 2006 debt- reserve fund to pay a 2006 bond payment that will come due early next year.
(1) There has been an uptick in real personal income less transfer payments.
Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero, Sault Tribe Chairman Aaron Payment and Bob Liggett of Lansing Future LLC sign land transfer documents today at the Lansing Center.
Payment transfer company MoneyGram International Inc agreed to forfeit $100 million and admitted it aided in wire fraud and failed to maintain an effective anti-money laundering program, according to court documents filed on Friday.
Current policy mandates that FSA payments be electronically transferred into your bank account.
Under this plan you would irrevocably transfer assets to a trustee and provide payments to be made to WUKY for a certain number of years.
Operates the world’s largest electronic payments network and facilitates global commerce through the transfer of information among financial institutions, merchants and consumers.
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In science:

To overcome this problem, the final step is designing a transfer payment scheme that optimizes net burden allocation among members (i.e., required share of total cost).
Model of an International Environmental Agreement among Asymmetric Nations applied to Debris Mitigation
For each stable coalition, the simulation computes: • Transfer payments among members (and member profits after transfer), and • Profit and abatement by non-members.
Model of an International Environmental Agreement among Asymmetric Nations applied to Debris Mitigation
The results suggest that a coordination mechanism allowing for transfer payments between self-interested parties can provide a promising means for increasing abatement of debris generation.
Model of an International Environmental Agreement among Asymmetric Nations applied to Debris Mitigation
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