Accountant’s Lien

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Definition: Accountant’s Lien




What is the dictionary definition of Accountant’s Lien?

Dictionary Definition


This refers to the right to retain possession of goods or property that belongs to another person, until said person settles debts due to the possessor of the goods or property.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Accountant’s Lien are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 7th May, 2019 | 46 Views.