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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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IBM and Lawson will jointly develop and market new vertical industry 'solution packs' to organizations in the healthcare, retail, government, education, financial services and other service sector markets.
The Board and the FTC also jointly proposed rules establishing a schedule of effective dates for other provisions of the FACT Act that do not contain effective dates.
1992), the Sixth Circuit ruled that a surviving spouse was entitled to the full basis step-up on real estate purchased before 1977 and held jointly with the decedent spouse, even though the surviving spouse had not contributed to the property's original purchase.
The NCPWB and its members jointly develop Welding Procedure Specifications (WPS) that conform to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessels Code, as well as to other nationally recognized codes for welding.
As for the Chesir-Teran family, this year, "chances are, we're going to be saving money" by not being able to file jointly, Daniel says.
The two projects will provide the basis for the two parties to jointly market the combined FT technology capabilities to third parties within China.
Jointly owned property, is included in full on a Federal estate tax return, unless:
In general, if two taxpayers are married on December 31 of any given year, the couple is deemed married for the entire year and may file jointly for that year.
Example 1: F and W, married filing jointly, have wages of $150,000 and dividends of $30,000 in 2003.
NYSE: HWP) announced a far-reaching business alliance whereby the companies will jointly develop, market, and sell new solutions for the electronic design automation (EDA) market.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The American Education Corporation (AEC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a business partnership with Cambridge University Press (CUP) of Cambridge, England, to jointly develop and market leading-edge, K-12 educational content through AEC learning management systems in the United States, United Kingdom and other world markets.
noncommunity property) states, property jointly owned by husband and wife at the time the first spouse dies is treated as half owned by the decedent and half-owned by the surviving spouse.