Non-Payment


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Non-Payment

The non-reception of compensation for a good or service. For example, non-payment occurs if one sells a hairdryer for $10 and never receives the $10. Non-payment may result simply from theft, but most of the time the term refers to delinquency or default from a credit sale.
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When a question on non-payment levels was put to Taoiseach Enda Kenny in May he told Mr Murphy: "He knows as well as I do if he wants this detailed information, Irish Water will supply it to him "I advise him to toddle along to the audio-visual room at 4pm today where Irish Water will give him the answers to any questions he wishes to ask.
Morohunranji Paul, 43, of Pinley Fields, Stoke Aldermoor, admitted non-payment of council tax and costs totalling PS4,954.
Roger Coma Cunill, World Bank Energy Specialist said, The non-payment of electricity bills by the Palestinian electricity distributors has reached unprecedented levels and calls for decisive action by the distribution companies and relevant municipalities.
Our drop for non-payment increased 57 percent Fall 2011 over Fall 2010, which was painful but predicted.
There were 38,110 warrants issued for non-payment of fines in Scotland last year, 22 per cent of the 175,740 fines imposed.
In case of non-payment, the chairman could face imprisonment for a year along with a fine of Rs 50,000.
In May this year, staffs from Southern Sudan Television (SSTV) and their sister radio station staged a similar strike over non-payment of housing allowances over a one-year period by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry.
The number of commercial landlords suing their Manhattan tenants for non-payment surged in the first quarter of 2009 as the economy deteriorated and retail sales slumped.
Pago Retail Report by Deutsche Card Services Gives European Online Merchants Valuable Information on How to Avoid Non-Payment by Customers
Feb 26 - Hindustan Unilever is reported to have launched legal action against Indian discount retailer Subhiksha Trading Services Ltd, alleging non-payment of dues.
Presumably they mean like this 76 year old who has just been banged up again for non-payment of his council tax bill.