tax loss carry-forward
tax loss carry-forward
losses, for tax purposes, that can be carried forward and applied to reduce taxable income in future years. The Tax Reform Act of 1986 imposed stringent restrictions on the use of tax loss carry-forwards (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)

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