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English translation: incomplete business year/short fiscal year

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German term or phrase:Rumpfgeschäftsjahr
English translation:incomplete business year/short fiscal year
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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08:45 Jul 21, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Accounting
German term or phrase: Rumpfgeschäftsjahr
Das Geschaeftsjahr ended als Rumpfgeschaeftsjahr am ...

I remember that this was asked recently - however, I missed to write it down - I apologize!
Beate Boudro
United States
Local time: 23:31
incomplete business year / short fiscal year
Explanation:
another possibility
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na +1rump business year or abbreviated business yearUlrike Lieder
naincomplete business year / short fiscal yearferrel
naabbreviated financial year
Kim Metzger


  

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4 mins
abbreviated financial year


Explanation:
Also known as rump year or short year

Kim Metzger
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Local time: 00:31
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incomplete business year / short fiscal year


Explanation:
another possibility


    Dietl/Lorenz G>E Dictionary of Legal, Commercial and Political Terms, 1992
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34 mins peer agreement (net): +1
rump business year or abbreviated business year


Explanation:
The above two terms per Zahn, Bank- und Börsenwesen.

Schäfer lists
Rumpfgeschäftsjahr n
(com) short/incomplete . . . business year
(opp, Vollgeschäftsjahr)

and Woywode lists
short period, short year, short business year, and stub period (informal use)

HTH

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:31
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 28

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Changes made by editors
Mar 20, 2006 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedRumpfgeschaeftsjahr » Rumpfgeschäftsjahr
Field (specific)(none) » Accounting


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