Definition of 'corporation'
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Academics and large corporations all over the world are busy pouring money into nanotechnology research. Computing (2010)How about leaving the old and working class alone and curbing the excesses of the top ten per cent earners and the larger corporations? The Sun (2017)At the same time some large corporations are getting away with paying no tax, or ridiculously low tax. The Sun (2016)The city corporation said that all representations about the issue would be considered. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What kind of power do business corporations have? Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989)Wealthy people bought entire apartment buildings and used the law to turn them into corporations. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The company then claims corporation tax relief. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That is easy to establish with a small company but next to impossible with a large corporation. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But a hard juggling act for a corporation. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This example highlights a number of reasons for considering the activities of business corporations. Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989) People and corporations who own land become wealthier from rising prices with contribution to the economy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The company paid no corporation tax last year. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Our clients are not just business corporations. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It can also identify people who the corporation thinks might be in need of help. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Both should oblige the company to pay corporation tax like any other. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He wooed big business by cutting corporation tax and vowed to chase those who avoid it. The Sun (2012)And a listed property company must pay corporation tax. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He wants to partner with businesses and corporations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As a business the company will pay corporation tax and there will be tax to pay on dividends. Times, Sunday Times (2011)More than a dozen charitable trusts and City corporations will bankroll all this. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In those days web design for large corporations was well paid, but could be agonisingly slow. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This emphasis on the local begs the question of what contribution a large, multinational corporation can make. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Large corporations often don't know what they are spending on or may not be fully exploiting scale economies. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In some places farmers are being forced off their land, corporations avoid local taxes and food prices are often artificially high. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Under current law, corporations can deduct charitable contributions only up to 10% of taxable income. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'corporation'
British English: corporation NOUN
A corporation is a large business or company.
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