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1/1,000, or 10% of 1% of a measure. Mills are used in the calculation of property taxes. See also: Mill rate.


One-tenth of one cent, or $0.001. Ad valorem (property) taxes are usually expressed in terms of a certain number of mills.A rate of 12.4 mills means that a property assessed for $100,000 would have ad valorem taxes of 12.4 (rate) 0.001 (mill) $100,000 (assessed value) for a tax of $1,240.

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In the first quarter of this year, Millstone completed a 40,000-square-foot expansion of its headquarters in Fall River, bringing an additional 10,000 square feet of class 10,000/ISO 7-rated clean-room capacity to the location.
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In doing so, the book encourages archaeologists to cast their net widely and to use quern, millstone and milling data as proxies to examine, where possible, issues as complex as the organisation of production and culturally determined tastes.
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In my opinion, the recent repeated failure of radiation monitoring equipment at Millstone Units 2 and 3 as necessitating the appointment of a radiation director who is unquestionably independent and free of industry influence.
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Named after Queens Plaza's historic Millstones, which date back to the 1650's, The Millstone is located at 41-18 27th Street.
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