MUNICIPAL NOTE Definition

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MUNICIPAL NOTE, also known as a tax-exempt note, is an instrument generally issued with a maturity of one year or less by a municipality or public entity. The interest paid on this instrument is exempt from federal income taxes.

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IMPLICIT RATE OF INTEREST is when the stated interest rate is not indicative of the market rate at the time a note is negotiated, the value of the asset (cash or non-cash) or service exchanged for the note establishes the market rate.

PERTURBATION CONTROL is a restriction control to limit the access a particular user has to details in a database.  It introduces noise into the output (perturbs, or changes it) to shield the specifics of one record from the person who has only access to summary information.

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