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11:48 Feb 20, 2001
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
Dutch term or phrase: AF:
AF:RENTE
AF: ONDERHOUD EN ANDERE KOSTEN
AF: AFSCHRIJVINGEN

Abbreviation? on a "pro forma advies inkomstenbelasting"

American terminology only please.
tuanis
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naDebit
Alexander Schleber
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naminus
Carla Zwanenberg


  

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9 mins
minus


Explanation:
these are costs which are deducted from the profit.

Groeten,
Carla

Carla Zwanenberg
Netherlands
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49 mins
less


Explanation:
"Bij" and "af" are frequently used in Dutch where 'add' and 'less' would be used in US/UK English, such as in tabulated calculations.


    20 years with Ernst & Young
xxxjarry
South Africa
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Native speaker of: English
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Sven Petersson
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1 day 10 hrs
Debit


Explanation:
The direction of the other contributors is right, but I think the right term would be "Debit", i.e. a charge to an account, in this case the debit or minus side of an accounting ledger.

Alexander Schleber
Belgium
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37 days
Grading the answers you received


Explanation:
Hi Tuanis,

As a matter of courtesy to the ProZ members who helped you with your question I would ask that you grade the answers you received so that points are awarded to the answer you consider most helpful.

Thank you for using ProZ

Jarry Beek, Du>En Moderator

xxxjarry
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