deferred income

An alternative term for *unearned revenue.

Auditor's dictionary. 2014.

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  • deferred income — n: current income forgone to produce a later higher income (as at retirement) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

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