stoppages

stoppages [plural]
HR, WORKPLACE, FINANCE an amount that an employer takes from the money you earn before you receive it to pay for tax, health insurance, etc.: »

The Profit Share Scheme allows you to buy shares in your firm out of your pay packet before stoppages.

Main Entry: stoppage

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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