Define: Deductible

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Definition: Deductible

Quick Summary of Deductible

Purchases that are claimed as business expenses are described as deductible; they reduce business profits but reduce the amount of income tax owed.


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Dictionary Definition

U.S., insurance Amount of expenses that must be paid out of pocket before an insurer will pay any expenses.


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Deductible. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 12, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Deductible. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 12, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 26th December 2018.