profit-sharing plan

  • 1Profit-Sharing Plan — A plan that gives employees a share in the profits of the company. Each employee receives a percentage of those profits based on the company s earnings. Also known as deferred profit sharing plan or DPSP . This is a great way to give employees a… …

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  • 2profit-sharing plan — An incentive system providing that employees share in company s profits through a cash fund or a deferred plan used to buy stock or bonds. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …

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  • 3profit-sharing plan — An arrangement in a corporation whereby the compensation of officers, agents, or employees is in part dependent upon or payable out of profits of the business. 19 Am J2d Corp §§ 1413 et seq …

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  • 4Deferred Profit Sharing Plan - DPSP — An employer sponsored Canadian profit sharing plan that is registered with the Canadian Revenue Agency. On a periodic basis, the employer shares the profits made from the business with all employees or a designated group of employees. Employees… …

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  • 5Profit sharing — Profit sharing, when used as a special term, refers to various incentive plans introduced by businesses that provide direct or indirect payments to employees that depend on company s profitability in addition to employees regular salary and… …

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  • 6profit sharing — profitsharing, adj. the sharing of profits, as between employer and employee, esp. in such a way that the employee receives, in addition to wages, a share in the profits of the business. [1880 85] * * * System by which employees are paid a share… …

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  • 7profit-sharing — UK US (also profit sharing) noun [U] ► HR a system by which employees receive a part of the profits of a business: »The company s costs increased due to higher employee profit sharing. »a profit sharing agreement/plan/scheme …

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  • 8profit sharing — profit shar·ing n: a plan under which employees receive a part of the profits of an enterprise Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 9Profit-sharing agreement (USA) — A profit sharing agreement in the United States is the agreement that establishes a pension plan maintained by the employer to share its profits with its employees.HistoryA profit sharing agreement used to be supplemental to a type of pension… …

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  • 10profit-sharing scheme — A scheme by which employees share in the profits of a business, usually through some type of share ownership. See employee share ownership plan; employee share ownership trust; savings related share option scheme; share option See also gain… …

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  • 11profit-sharing scheme — A scheme by which employees share in the profits of a business, usually through some type of share ownership. See: employee share ownership plan, employee share ownership trust, savings related share option scheme, share option …

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  • 12employee profit-sharing — emˌployee ˈprofit sharing noun [uncountable] HUMAN RESOURCES 1. another name for employee ownership: • The employee profit sharing plan holds about a 45% stake in the company. 2. a way of rewarding workers who have helped a company achieve high… …

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  • 13profit — Most commonly, the gross proceeds of a business transaction less the costs of the transaction; i.e. net proceeds. Excess of revenues over expenses for a transaction; sometimes used synonymously with net income for the period. Gain realized from… …

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  • 14qualified retirement plan — A retirement plan established by employers for their employees that meets the requirements of Internal Revenue Code Section 401( a) or 403( a) and is eligible for special tax considerations. The plan may provide for employer contributions, as in… …

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  • 15cruise and tour protection plan — программа страхования на время путешествий и поездок over all logistic plan общая программа поставок capital spending plan программа капиталовложений endow plan policy страхование по системе вкладов profit sharing plan программа участия в… …

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  • 16Employee Stock Ownership Plan — (ESOP) A type of qualified profit sharing plan that invests in securities of the employer. Such plans acquire shares of the employer corporation for the benefit of employees usually through contributions of the employer to the plan. In a… …

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  • 17Employee Stock Ownership Plan — (ESOP) A type of qualified profit sharing plan that invests in securities of the employer. Such plans acquire shares of the employer corporation for the benefit of employees usually through contributions of the employer to the plan. In a… …

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  • 18defined contribution plan — n: a pension plan in which the amount of the contributions made by the employer is fixed in advance and earnings are distributed proportionately Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. defined contribution plan …

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  • 19Share Incentive Plan — The Share Incentive Plan (the ‘SIP’) was first introduced in the UK in 2000. SIP s are an HMRC (Her Majesty s Revenue Customs) approved, tax efficient all employee plan, which provides companies with the flexibility to tailor the plan to meet… …

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  • 20401(k) Plan — A qualified plan established by employers to which eligible employees may make salary deferral (salary reduction) contributions on a post tax and/or pretax basis. Employers offering a 401(k) plan may make matching or non elective contributions to …

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