paid-in surplus

noun Accounting.
surplus paid in by purchasers of stock certificates sold at a premium.
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Subsequently the parent corporation forgave the debt, and it was credited to paid-in surplus.
The consideration was split equally between paid-in capital stock and paid-in surplus.
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