invested capital


invested capital
Literally, the money or property put into an enterprise. For the purpose of the wartime federal revenue acts, actual cash paid in, or the actual cash value of tangible property paid in, other than cash, for stock or shares in the corporation, or paid-in or earned surplus and undivided profits. Duffy v Mutual Ben. Life Ins. Co. 272 US 613, 71 L Ed 439, 47 S Ct 205.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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