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verification

A sworn statement before a notary public, or other person authorized to take oaths, that the contents of a document are accurate. Contrast with acknowledgment, which is simply confirmation that one's signature was knowingly and willingly placed on an instrument.

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A network of meters installed enterprise-wide can help allocate costs by department or function, and verify the impact of any new energy initiatives.
In other words, they need to be able to verify the accuracy of information.
Revisits are always required to verify the removal of Immediate Jeopardy.
While the recordkeeping requirements are not well defined, a taxpayer should at least maintain records that will allow the IRS to verify LIFO calculations for the LIFO procedures it has elected; as in FSA 9920002, an accountant's verification of calculations is not sufficient.