remit to

phrasal verb

remitted to; remitting to; remits to
: to send (something, such as a dispute or a court case) to an authority that can make a decision about it
The case was remitted to the state court.

Examples of remit to in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Allen described it as akin to a diplomatic organization between the Pentagon and Silicon Valley, operating on a shoestring budget, but with the remit to make big deals happen. Gerrit De Vynck, Washington Post, 1 Dec. 2023 She was given a remit to develop tools to make the experience of teens on Instagram better and safer, according to people familiar with the matter. Naomi Nix, Washington Post, 7 Nov. 2023 Cass: Is there any way within sort of your sort of SAG-AFTRA’s remit to prevent that from happening? IEEE Spectrum, 1 Nov. 2023 Khobane joins with a remit to support the growth of the Prime Video service across sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa and Nigeria. Naman Ramachandran, Variety, 2 July 2023 Fain, elected in March with a remit to reinvigorate the UAW, has barnstormed the negotiations with an ambitious list of demands — and a communications strategy designed to increase worker and public attention to the talks, including through regular updates on Facebook Live. Jeanne Whalen, Washington Post, 4 Aug. 2023 Now that Congress has finally done so in the Inflation Reduction Act, the IRS is seeking to expand its remit to include tax preparation. Jason Altmire, WSJ, 31 May 2023 Another development under consideration is split payments whereby the VAT element of monies paid to suppliers are automatically remitted to the tax authority, and do not get paid into the supplier’s bank account at all. Robert Marchant, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2023

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“Remit to.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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