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gross income

noun
1.
Accounting. total revenue received before any deductions or allowances, as for rent, cost of goods sold, taxes, etc.
Also called gross revenue.
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Examples for gross income
  • Conclusion: gross income unchanged, expenses highly increased, net income obviously highly diminished.
  • In many cases, every penny of mortgage interest can be deducted from gross income, effectively reducing the cost of the loan.
  • The new program sets monthly payments based on adjusted gross income and family size.
  • If what you're arguing for is a simpler tax code with fewer deductions to gross income, then fine.
  • gross income does not include any adjustments or deductions.
  • Resident and nonresident aliens are allowed exclusions from gross income if they meet certain conditions.
  • gross income should be reported with the allowable business deductions claimed.
  • gross income means a household's total, non-excluded income, before any deductions have been made.

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