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Definition of "underpayment" []

  • An insufficient payment (noun)
  • The act of making such a payment (noun)
  • The amount by which a payment is insufficient (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "underpayment" in a sentence
  • "On Tuesday, when Mr. Geithner's failures were first reported by The Wall Street Journal, the Obama transition office issued a statement calling his underpayment of taxes "honest mistakes.""
  • "A potential underpayment by the Perry campaign to Mr. Pardo for use of his plane was reported Tuesday by the New York Times."
  • "If the amount under the AMT is higher than what they would otherwise owe, they must pay the higher amount, or risk incurring underpayment penalties."
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