EQUITY SHARE Definition

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EQUITY SHARE is a. a share or class of shares whether or not the share carries voting rights, b. any warrants, options or rights entitling their holders to purchase or acquire the shares referred to under (a), or c. other prescribed securities. An equity share is a perpetual liability because it signifies an owners legal demand upon the assets of the entity in which the equity share if held. See also COMMON STOCK.

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TAX PAYABLE METHOD is where the tax expense is equal to the provision for taxes payable in a particular period and deferred income tax is not recognized.

ISSUER is an entity that borrows money through the sale of securities.

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