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the excess of revenues and gains of a business over expenses and losses during a given period of time.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Conclusion: gross income unchanged, expenses highly increased,
obviously highly diminished.
means gross income minus allowable deductions.
As other posters have noted, however, your running costs and your
after those are extremely important.
Amazon has consistently recorded
in the hundreds of millions of dollars.
The repayment should make for lower
in the short run, but higher profits in the long run.
The first shows how the
of those lines have moved over the past year.
Another billion in
had been erased by exchange rates.
Most households must meet gross and
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My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.
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