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self-dealing

[self-dee-ling] /ˈsɛlfˈdi lɪŋ/
noun
1.
financial transaction conducted on a personal, nonbusinesslike basis, as lending or borrowing of corporate money by a director.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • The tax on self-dealing is imposed for each year or part of a year within the taxable period.
  • Patrimonial capitalism's legacy is that many people see reform as a euphemism for corruption and self-dealing.
  • There was no indication on either return that any self-dealing act had occurred.
  • However, the tax will be imposed only if the government official knows that the act is an act of self-dealing.

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