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English translation: in the previous year

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German term or phrase:i.V.
English translation:in the previous year
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12:41 May 25, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: i.V.
entry in a profit and loss account:

Sonstige betriebliceh Ertraege
davon aus der Aufloesung von Sonderposted mit Ruecklageanteil: DM 242 048,88
(i.V. DM 3 005 691,38)

Is this 'in Vorbereitung'? 'in Vollmacht'?
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 03:22
in the previous year
Explanation:
i.V. = im Vorjahr
It is a comparative figure.
The best way to indicate that inb a balance sheet is to enter the year, instead of the rather long translation above.
Or yuou cann abbreviate it with "prev." for previously.

HTH
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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 03:22
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Summary of answers provided
nawords is correctJulie Neill
nain the previous year
Alexander Schleber
naincreased value-invoice valuexxxlone


  

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11 mins
increased value-invoice value


Explanation:
This is what My Business Dictionary has to say about i.V.:

iv abbr (invoice value) Rechnungsbetrag, Rechnungswert, Fakturawert (obs), (increased value) erhörter Wert, Mehrwert.

Hope this helps you!




    Routledge German Dictionary of Business, Commerce and Finance
xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 21:22
Native speaker of: Danish
PRO pts in pair: 330

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Astrid Elke Witte: Does not fit the context
1 day 16 hrs

Andy Lemminger: wrong meaning
3 days 11 hrs
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28 mins
in the previous year


Explanation:
i.V. = im Vorjahr
It is a comparative figure.
The best way to indicate that inb a balance sheet is to enter the year, instead of the rather long translation above.
Or yuou cann abbreviate it with "prev." for previously.

HTH

Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 03:22
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
samsi

Ulrike Lieder
39 mins

Astrid Elke Witte
1 day 16 hrs

Andy Lemminger
3 days 10 hrs

xxxseamus
4 days
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37 mins
words is correct


Explanation:
words is absolutely right:
I would also say (DM 3,005,691.38 in 1999/2000 etc)- whichever year precedes the year this P&L account is for.


    experience of financial accounts
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 03:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 48

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Astrid Elke Witte
1 day 16 hrs

xxxseamus
5 days
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