Define: Unamortised Cost

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Definition: Unamortised Cost

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Dictionary Definition

  1. The historical cost of a fixed asset minus the total deprecation shown against that asset up to a specified date.
  2. The value given to a fixed asset in the accounts of an organisation after revaluation minus the total depreciation shown against that asset since it was revalued.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Unamortised Cost are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th May 2019.