additional paid-in capital

Definition

Capital contributed to a corporation by investors on top of the par value of capital stock. In other words, the money that a company gets from potential investors in addition to the stated value of the stock. also called contributed capital or paid-in capital.

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The additional paid-in capital was well received and put to vital use as we needed all of the funds we could find.

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You may need to remember to factor in the additional paid-in capital into how much you actually paid for the purchase.

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We would be getting some additional paid-in capital and that made everyone very happy to be involved with many investors.

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