clearance certificate
clearance certificate
A certificate issued by a statutory body signifying that they are not owed any money in regards to a certain file or company. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms)

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  • Clearance Certificate — A certificate that verifies that an entity has paid all its tax liabilities at the time that the entity ceases to exist or is transferred to a new owner. A clearance certificate is not required in all jurisdictions. There are many different… …   Investment dictionary

  • clearance certificate — / klɪərəns səˌtɪfɪkət/ noun a document showing that goods have been passed by customs …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • clearance certificate — Issued to ship s captain showing that customs requirements have been made …   Black's law dictionary

  • clearance certificate — Issued to ship s captain showing that customs requirements have been made …   Black's law dictionary

  • tax clearance certificate — USA A certificate issued by most states generally to certify that a taxpayer has filed all tax returns due and paid all taxes and certain other amounts owed as of the date of the certificate. A tax clearance certificate must be requested on a… …   Law dictionary

  • clearance — [klir′əns] n. 1. an act or instance of clearing 2. the clear space or distance between moving objects or mechanical parts, or between a moving object and that which it passes through, over, under, etc. 3. official, esp. governmental,… …   English World dictionary

  • Clearance — Clear ance (kl[=e]r ans), n. 1. The act of clearing; as, to make a thorough clearance. [1913 Webster] 2. A certificate that a ship or vessel has been cleared at the customhouse; permission to sail. [1913 Webster] Every ship was subject to seizure …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Clearance space — Clearance Clear ance (kl[=e]r ans), n. 1. The act of clearing; as, to make a thorough clearance. [1913 Webster] 2. A certificate that a ship or vessel has been cleared at the customhouse; permission to sail. [1913 Webster] Every ship was subject… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • certificate —   Palapala (for various kinds, see Haw. Eng. entry and entries that follow it); palapala hō oia, palapala hō ike.    ♦ Certificate of identification, palapala kuhikuhi kino.    ♦ Birth certificate, palapala hānau.    ♦ Certificate of merit,… …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • clearance — n. 1 the removal of obstructions etc., esp. removal of buildings, persons, etc., so as to clear land. 2 clear space allowed for the passing of two objects or two parts in machinery etc. 3 special authorization or permission (esp. for an aircraft… …   Useful english dictionary

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