spiegelbildlich

18:31 Feb 15, 2018
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German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Taxation & Customs
German term or phrase: spiegelbildlich
Das Rundschreiben xxx verweist für die Auslegung der Bestimmungen auf das Rundschreiben yyy, das die rein spiegelbildliche Auslegung für einige spezifische Einkunftsarten durchbricht.
Gemäß Art. xxx sind Zinsen und sonstige Erträge aus Depots und Girokonten bei Banken oder bei der Post sowie gewisse Veräußerungsgewinne aus notierten Wertschriften für beschränkt Steuerpflichtige in xxx nicht steuerpflichtig.
Bei einer rein spiegelbildlichen Auslegung würden diese Einkünfte nicht als im Ausland erzielte Einkünfte zu qualifizieren sein.

This is from a text on tax law. Any idea what is meant by spiegelbildlich?

Thank you!
Simona de Logu
United Kingdom
Local time: 00:11


Summary of answers provided
4laterally inverted
Dhananjay Rau
3conformist
gangels


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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
laterally inverted


Explanation:
I would say

Dhananjay Rau
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19 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
conformist


Explanation:
or even 'symmetrical' would do more justice to the text, imo. I bet 90% of people would not know what to make of "laterally inverted" here.

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