trading stamp


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trading stamp

a coupon attached to a product, which purchasers can collect with a view to redeeming them for cash or gifts. See SALES PROMOTION.
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This opened a big new battle front by slashing bread prices in hundreds of North East shops in a bid to hit trading stamp sponsors.
He became Minnesota's first billionaire, through Gold Bond trading stamps, building his startup, the Carlson Cos., into a global powerhouse based in a suburb of Minneapolis.
1.451-4(b)(1)(iii) specifies that the estimated average cost of redeeming each trading stamp or coupon shall include only the amount the taxpayer paid to acquire the merchandise, cash, or other property needed to redeem the coupons.
Additional requirements: Regardless of whether a taxpayer qualifies as a trading stamp company or non trading stamp company, Regs.
But selling gathered steam in midmorning after the Shanghai stock market opened sharply lower on news that the Chinese government has tripled stock trading stamp duty to calm the country's frenzied equity market.
The trading stamp craze grew like wildfire in the '50s and peaked in 1962.
In the alternative, the company argued that it did meet the all-events test based on the exception to the all-events test for trading stamps and premium coupons.
"Other states have analogized/compared loyalty programs to: trading stamps, gift cards, rebates, two-for-one arrangements and/or taxable scrip, to name a few.
1.451-4(a)(1) provides an exception to the all-events test for taxpayers that issue trading stamps or premium coupons redeemable by the taxpayer in merchandise, cash, or other property.
Many German stores at the time had me had trading stamps redeemable for goods at the end of the year, but Theo said: "Customers want cheapness all year round.
Trading stamps, coupons, “With every box of cereal, a new toy” and other marketing gimmicks helped businesses motivate consumers to keep coming back.
It's set in 1965 and she plays the sister of a housewife who has won a million trading stamps and has invited family, friends and neighbours to help her stick them into the collecting booklet, setting the scene for an evening of gossip, banter and the settling of old scores and the state of the world.