shelter

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shelter

A facility in the US with less than 100 beds that may house abused women and their children, the homeless, or other disenfranchised persons, providing a place to sleep, food and clothing.
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While TEI appreciates the concerns of federal and state tax authorities regarding the marketing of inappropriate tax-advantaged products, we regret that the Commission's recent approach to so-called tax sheltering activity (epitomized in its July 15 press release on the topic) may prove counterproductive.
At the July 16 symposium speakers estimated California's loss from corporate tax sheltering at about $1 billion annually.
Many people preferred to take their chances sheltering in the house, under a table.