S corporation

noun

Definition of S corporation

US law
: a small business corporation that is treated for federal tax purposes as a partnership Because MDY is an S corporation, all net income is considered the owners' taxable income.— Jill Andresky Fraser

First Known Use of S corporation

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“S corporation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/S%20corporation. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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S corporation

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— see corporation

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