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RETURN OF CAPITAL Definition
RETURN OF CAPITAL is the distribution of cash that resulted from tax savings on depreciation, sale of a capital asset or securities, or any other sources unrelated to retained earnings.
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VALUE ADDED TAX is a consumption tax where taxes are levied at each step of a manufacturing process where value is added to that product at that point in the manufacturing cycle; as well as at the point where the consumer purchases the end product.
AD HOC is being concerned with a particular end or purpose, e.g., a ad hoc committee established to handle a specific subject.