Definitions (3)

1. The amount remaining after certain adjustments have been made for debts, deductions or expenses.
2. The proceeds from the sale of an investment minus the purchase price, including commissions and other expenses.
3. Term used on an invoice to indicate that the full amount is payable.

For more information, see Net vs Gross.

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I worked on the net a lot which was great because it allowed me to earn a lot more money than having a regular job.

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The net worth of the individual was as still positive after considering all of the liabilities the land incurred recently.

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After my company sold off some property in Kansas, my boss sent me there to investigate the terms of the deal and determine how much money we had actually made net of all the costs.

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1120-S Form Schedule M-3 net price