income income  /ˈɪn ˌkəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time

Usage(s):

  1. The percentage of all income taxes paid by those in the top 10% has gone up over the years, but this has little to do with tax rates.
  2. The recession has hit middle-income and poor families hardest, widening the economic gap between the richest and poorest Americans.
  3. When retirees begin to collect Social Security benefits, the income tax is again imposed on up to 85% of their benefits for those whose overall income exceeds a fixed level.

News

  1. Toscana Energy Income Corporation announces closing of $5 million convertible Debenture Private Placement following ...

    Toscana Energy Income Corporation announces closing of $5 million convertible Debenture Private Placement following previous closing of $15 million convertible Debenture Prospectus Offering
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Sierra Income Corporation Announces Q3 2013 Distributions

    Sierra Income Corporation today announced that its Board of Directors declared a series of semi-monthly distributions for July, August and September 2013 of $0.03333 per share.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Income Financial Announces Mailing of Notice of Meeting and Management Information Circular

    Income Financial today announced that the Notice of Special Meeting of Unitholders and Management Information Circular relating to the previously announced special meeting of the unitholders to be held ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. McCain joked that Democrats had already begun attacking Joe the Plumber, the Ohio man whom he referred to in Wednesday night's debate, and claimed "that this honest, hardworking small businessman could not possibly have enough income to face a tax...
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: John McCain Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "There are thousands of producers who work all year to harvest the fruits of their labor, and it is the only income they have for the year, so we have to prevent extortion," said Eugenio Hernandez Flores, the governor of Tamaulipas, the Mexican...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Eugenio Hernández Flores Source: eTaiwan News

  3. "We need to be dealing with people at the bottom of the income scale," said Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash.
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Jim McDermott Source: International Herald Tribune

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