Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The amount that a seller may expect to obtain for merchandise, services, or securities in the open market.

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  • n. The price which a seller or insurer might reasonably expect to fetch for goods, services or securities on the open market.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the price at which buyers and sellers trade the item in an open marketplace

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Examples

  • This duty is represented by a composition tax (taxe abonnement) assessed at the rate of 0.3 percent on the market value of the real and person estate held by the association.

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  • Although you are not limited by the amount of the deduction you can take, if the car you leased has a fair market value of over $13,400, you must add a fixed-dollar amount each year to your taxable income as determined by Congress, creating the same effect as the luxury-car deduction limit!

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  • I got that number, the market-value-to-sales ratio, by dividing the company’s market value as of May 31, 2000, by its latest twelve-month sales.

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  • And it would be Edmond Rabb who determined what the fair market value was.”

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  • By October, however, cheap rubber from Malaya had undermined the market value of Brazil’s rubber exports; the Brazilian government, unable to pay for the new ship, put the unfinished dreadnought up for sale.

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  • IRS rules state that you can rent to a family member and still take all the allowable real estate rental-property deductions, including depreciation, provided you charge your renter/family member at least 80% of the fair market value rent each month.

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  • The LTV is the maximum percentage of the market value of a property you would be willing to finance.

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