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Sentences with the noun Allowance

30 examples:

Don't fritter away your allowance.

He gives his children an allowance.

Father advanced me a week's allowance.

My allowance does not pay for my tuition.

My dad gives me an allowance of $10 a week.

I approached my father about an increase in allowance.

Her father can afford to give her a big allowance every month.

The day after tomorrow I will urge my mother to leave an allowance of 10000 yen at my disposal.

It should be noted that the duty continues after a notice of allowance is mailed and the issue fee is paid.

The horse's best allowance is his master's eye.
(Portuguese proverb)

If you want to recapture your youth, just cut off his allowance.
(Al Bernstein)

Colin Edy, pictured, has used the full £15,000 allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

N.Y. financier Thomas Gilbert argued with his son over cuts to his allowance.
(USA Today - Money, )

It's a lot of money but the lifetime allowance buys a lower income than you might think.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A Humans of New York post about a kid's $1 weekly allowance went viral and even made people cry.
(CNN - World Business, )

The Government appealed which unleashed a flood of ecumenical amicus briefs defending the allowance.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Australia welcome the allowance of day-night Tests, raising the prospect of Ashes contests being played under lights.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Australia welcome the allowance of day-night Test matches, raising the prospect of Ashes contests being played under lights.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

However, you can’t just walk into your meetings and open your hands to your C-suite like a small child asking for an allowance.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Suncorp's first half natural hazard costs of $363 million were $28 million above allowance and the insurer has cut its interim dividend.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The Government plans to introduce a £1,000 allowance from April 2015, which is being fiercely opposed by Labour and the Liberal Democrats.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Starting March 30, Telus will automatically bill customers for additional 50 gigabyte “data buckets” if they slip past their allowance.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Slate magazine has issued new advice on allowances, advising that you should give kids an allowance as soon as they start asking about money.
(NBC Today, )

The new allowance will be added to the usual 25 per cent tax-free cash everyone can withdraw from their savings, the Government has announced.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

There is less than week to make the most of the tax-free £15,000 allowance and the current crop of offers are hardly probing savers into action.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Investors are angry that new chief executive Christopher Bailey is in line for a golden hello, retention shares and a mystery £440,000 allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Mohammed Salim and his wife Noreen, 40, from Rochdale, Greater Manchester, receive £27,000 a year in child tax credits and job seeker's allowance.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The size of the annual allowance will be gradually reduced from £40k to £10k for those making £150k a year or more, it was announced in today's Budget.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Savers and investors will have more money to put away and shield from the taxman, and the freedom to move as little or as much of their £15,000 allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

From 1 July, savers can top up their tax-free Isas to £15,000 and the full allowance can be held in a cash Isa, a significant lift from the current £5,940 limit.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Questions

7 examples:

What are the rules on easyJet cabin bag size and weight allowance?
(Lizzie Porter in The Telegraph - Travel, )

What are the rules on British Airways cabin bag size and weight allowance?
(Lizzie Porter in The Telegraph - Travel, )

Will he help workers by lifting the personal allowance or the squeezed middle classes?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

I mean, what kind of kid spends all his allowance on 40 kilograms of flour every month?
(The Vancouver Sun - Food, )

As long as they get their recommended dietary allowance of about 60 grams, it's all good, right?
(Science Daily - News, )

Can I put the extra allowance into my current Isas or must I close them and open a new super Isa?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

How much tax do you have to pay on your earnings and how do income tax, National Insurance, the personal allowance and savings and investments fit together?
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Employment and Support Allowance

We must make allowance for his age.

Don't waste your allowance on useless things.

You must make allowance for his inexperience.

Very well, we'll make allowance in your case.

Make allowance for souvenirs on the return trip.

You must make allowance for his lack of experience.

His grandfather lives on an allowance from his son.

The socially needy receive an additional allowance.

I am given a monthly allowance of fifty thousand yen.

You've made no allowance for the fact that he is young.

He was paid one million dollars in retirement allowance.

It's not a question of tax allowance but of moral exhaustion.

I'm going to give you a year's worth of allowance all at once.

My parents rely on my monthly allowance of fifty thousand yen.

When a small boy is helping you, you must make allowance for his age.

If you want one, you'll have to pay for it out of your own allowance.

The woman was asked to make allowance for the poor health of the baby.

The lawyer asked the judge to make allowance for the age of the accused.

My dad gives me a weekly allowance that I use to buy comics and ice cream.

In Germany, the government pays a generous allowance called "Kindergeld" to parents.

The essence of true friendship is to make allowance for another's little lapses.
(David Storey)

He receives a 12lb age allowance from six older rivals.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Since then he has continued to claim his annual allowance.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A weekly allowance from parents is a rite of passage for many children.
(The New York Times - Health, )

New Labour - and the Tories - should be ashamed of the lifetime allowance.
(Richard Dyson in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Also, say goodbye to your iTunes Allowance, and OS X may soon become MacOS.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Making the most of your annual Isa allowance is the cornerstone of wise saving.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

With the larger tax-free allowance comes the dilemma of where to put the funds.
(Richard Evans in The Telegraph - Finance, )

In the update, clients of the carrier will get better control on data allowance.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

AT&T users can watch DirecTV on mobile devices without affecting data allowance.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The GOP frontrunner joked the pair's allowance has been cut off due to the error.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Politics, )

The GOP front runner joked the pair's allowance has been cut off due to the error.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Politics, )

FFRF, in order to get standing, started paying its atheist officers housing allowance.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Paul Martin is delighted that the annual Isa allowance will leap to £15,000 from July.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

New governor of Bank of England will receive a £5,000-a-week "accommodation allowance".
(James Kirkup in The Telegraph - Finance, )

She says Quebecers at home with sick loved ones are often denied a caregivers' allowance.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

British Airways has announced it will be reducing the size of its hand baggage allowance.
(The Independent - Travel, )

The new personal savings allowance should mean savers can now earn up to £1,000 tax-free.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The one-off lump sum will rise, but the additional monthly allowance will stop after a year.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Brazeau collected a housing allowance and has been ordered by the Senate to repay the money.
(CBC News - Canada, )

Just one of these treats would take you over the safe daily allowance for fat, salt and sugar.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

With due allowance for approximation, it's a question that comes with a £10million price tag.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Major media have not been following the controversy about the clergy housing allowance closely.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

British Airways announces it is to cut the hand baggage allowance for customers on its flights.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

18,000 people suffering from asthma (pictured) were given disability living allowance last year.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sticking away £1,270 each month adds up to £15,240 after a year – the 2015/16 Isa allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Income tax free personal allowance to rise to £10,600 rather than the planned £10,500 next year.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Employees who took the IBM Separation Allowance Plan used to get 6 months pay. Now it's one month.
(ZDNet US, )

The break allows those earning under £11,000 to pass £1,100 on of their unused personal allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The lifetime allowance on pensions is capped at £1.25m - and above this the tax rate is 55 per cent.
(Holly Watt in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Britain will have the highest personal tax allowance in the G7 from Sunday, the Government has claimed.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Internet users beware: Telus will soon start charging customers who exceed their monthly data allowance.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Nigel Farage reacts to a complaint about how he has used his "general expenditure allowance" from the EU.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The NCAA's Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.
(Fox News - Sports, )

A peer accused of "clocking in" to the Lords for just a few minutes to get an allowance defends his conduct.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Optus has launched new plans that will allow customers to share their data allowance across multiple devices.
(ZDNet Australia, )

MPs should be given an allowance instead of having to claim for expenses, Labour's shadow Commons leader says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

It seems to me I can forget cash Isa savings and instead put more of my Isa allowance towards stocks and shares.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

But a government ruling has found that only Arthur was entitled to Disability Living Allowance of £76 per month.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The break allows those earning under £11,000 to pass £1,100 of their unused personal allowance to their spouse.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

HMRC increased my daughter's personal tax allowance by £4,459. I thought her tax allowance increase would be more.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A new £1,000 personal savings allowance has been announced by the chancellor, along with changes to the Isa rules.
(BBC News - Politics, )

A clearly written allowance will help you recognize what you can afford and how much you will spend on each person.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Someone earning below £10,600 can transfer up to 10 per cent of their tax-free personal allowance to their spouse.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Moya Greene (pictured) saw her pay fall by more than £600,000 after handing back a controversial housing allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Hundreds of thousands of non-residents could lose their tax-free allowance on UK earnings, under Treasury proposals.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Raising the income tax allowance to £12,500 will be a Lib Dem demand in future coalition talks, the party is to say.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Executives at the Dutch bank ABN Amro have renounced a €100,000 allowance after a public outcry over the extra pay.
(BBC News - World News, )

A rise in the tax-free personal allowance to £12,500 during the next Parliament is proposed by the Liberal Democrats.
(BBC News - Business, )

Debbie Merton, 46, from Hastings, hasn't worked in 24 years and claims almost £1,100 a month in disability allowance.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Lord Hanningfield is suspended from the House of Lords for the rest of the current parliament over his allowance claims.
(BBC News - Politics, )

David Cameron is to honour his hugely important manifesto commitment to a transferable tax allowance for married couples.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Mrs Walker, 48, shops around for the best Isa interest rates and then uses the full allowance each year whenever she can.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Older adults may need to double up on the recommended daily allowance of protein to efficiently maintain and build muscle.
(Science Daily - News, )

Female jockeys should get a riding weight allowance to help them compete against men, according to 20-time champion AP McCoy.
(BBC Sport, )

Now, postpaid subscribers have the ability to watch go90 videos without worrying that it might eat into their data allowance.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

From 2016, families who lose one parent will be deprived of a benefit from the Government called Widowed Parent’s Allowance.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Shahab Reza, 52, from London has been jailed for nine years after admitting his part in a £800,000 disability allowance scam.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Supporters and opponents debate the government's plans for a transferable tax allowance for married couples and civil partners.
(BBC News - Business, )

Thousands of Abu Dhabi public sector workers have been told to move to the emirate - or lose their lucrative housing allowance.
(BBC News - Business, )

Customers of mobile operator 3 are now able to use their UK allowance of data, texts and calls in the US and 10 other countries.
(BBC News - Technology, )

In April, a new personal savings allowance means basic-rate taxpayers pay no tax on their first £1,000 of any savings interest.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The marriage Tax Allowance lets those earning less than £11,000 pass £1,100 of their unused personal allowance to their spouse.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Cheryl Henwood, 46, claimed she was a single parent and that two of her children were on the highest rate of disability allowance.
(Daily Mail - News, )

It is the second pay controversy to engulf Moya Greene, who was forced to pay back a £250,000 housing allowance earlier this year.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Pensioners would have to actively opt in to receive their winter fuel allowance under a plan to be considered by the Conservatives.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

David Cameron’s marriage tax allowance, hailed as a boost for the traditional family, has been branded a flop due to low take-up.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Netflix (file picture) says it limits its streams at 600 kilobits per second to keep customers from exceeding their data allowance.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Boss Antony Jenkins received 103,852 shares at £2.29 each - a windfall of £237,500. His total annual allowance is worth £950,000.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The tax year ends at midnight on Sunday — and that means you need to use your £15,000 annual Isa allowance before then or lose it.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Hopefully, a presidential candidate or Congress will consider my tax idea to spur jobs with a new depletion allowance on human labor.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Papers seen by the BBC suggest cuts to the Employment and Support Allowance are being contemplated but ministers say it is not policy.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A change by Telus to start charging customers in B.C. and Alberta who exceed their monthly data allowance is drawing heated criticism.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

The scheme used a tax allowance called Business Premises Renovation Allowance, the general abuse of which the taxman is investigating.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Ready meals sold in leading supermarkets contain up to ten teaspoons of sugar per portion - the recommended daily allowance for adults.
(Daily Mail - News, )

George Osborne is today expected to tell Parliament he is creating a shale gas allowance, based on successful oil production tax breaks.
(Daily Mail - News, )

An allowance scheme to help deprived areas by renovating empty business premises is being exploited for tax avoidance, the Treasury says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

MPs also call for middle-class pensioners to lose their winter fuel allowance, with the savings redirected to help low-income households.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Carroll, who led the group to a first loss since 1999 in her final year in charge, received a ‘club allowance’ worth £7,673 in 2013.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

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