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Appel TVX Maçonnerie

07:41 Feb 15, 2012
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / abbreviation
French term or phrase: Appel TVX Maçonnerie
This document is dealing with the co-ownership of a property, and the outstanding amounts owed by one of the parties. They have inserted a section of a bank statement to show what payments have and have not been made. Two of the entries under the heading 'Libellé du mouvement" are:

APPEL TVX MACONNERIE with the debited amount in the next column.

would this be "outstanding payment made to ..." ?

Not sure if TVX stands for 'transaction' or similar, or if it is the name of a company "TVX Maconnerie"
Carol Rush
Local time: 12:45

Summary of answers provided
3Deposit request - masonry work
Sean Sheahan
Summary of reference entries provided
tvx = travaux

Discussion entries: 1



14 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Deposit request - masonry work

An idea...
The reference I provide is about co-owners jargon in French, in English it seems less codified so I suggest simple English 'deposit request'
The fact that such deposit has remained unpaid has already been specified so it should work - just like 'appel' in French

Note added at 14 hrs (2012-02-15 21:50:25 GMT)

this allows the use of '+' or '-' signs in the debit/credit columns, which the word 'payment' does not...
i.e. deposit request + €1,000.00 ( or - €1,000.00 if outstanding)

Sean Sheahan
Local time: 12:45
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Reference comments

43 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Reference: tvx = travaux

Reference information:
Travaux – Maison et Extérieur Artisan fait tvx maçonnerie, placo ...
Retrouvez les petites annonces du Languedoc-Roussillon pour les départements Aude, Hérault, Gard, Lozère, Pyrénées-Orientales et pour l'Aveyron sur ...

and other examples on www. standard abbreviation afaik.

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Asker: Ahh. The penny has dropped. Thanks - of course that makes sense.

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Tony M: Yes, common enough abbreviation, I've seen it a lot.
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agree  AllegroTrans
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