Unavoidable Costs

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Unavoidable Costs

Costs a company incurs regardless of the operational decisions it makes. Examples of unavoidable costs include rent, office supplies and some taxes.
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sible is a driving force behind the LFMC, but there are some uncontrollable costs such as diesel fuel prices.
Not many business are faced with this level of what you could almost say are uncontrollable costs.
It cannot be blamed on uncontrollable costs, bad management or waste.
Benefit plan costs may become unaffordable in the future unless steps are taken today to immunize the plan from these uncontrollable costs.
Lack of reserve funds Failing to prepare for volatile markets and uncontrollable costs.
The airline has struggled to capitalise on growth as it got squeezed between uncontrollable costs and increasingly unfettered competition.
But Lieber said that the Bloomberg administration has been forced to cut the amount of funds available for its capital program because it was one of the avenues of spending it could control while other uncontrollable costs, such as pensions and healthcare, have ballooned.
Many managers view employee insurance and benefits as a source of uncontrollable costs, legal liabilities, and other problems.
It is even possible, in this day of action against the oil multiples, for the retail giants to rally together and show their might by sharing uncontrollable costs such as fuel.
It allows the VA to keep pace with costs for medical equipment, supplies, pharmaceuticals and uncontrollable costs such as energy.
A Fiscal Study Committee, formed last year to analyze the town's revenue and spending, reported that the town is fiscally disciplined and that the annual cost increases are attributed to uncontrollable costs and mandates.