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Definition: Portion of an employee's wages used to pay taxes, insurance, dues and other deductions. Definition: [crh] Used in the context of securities, the illegal practice of a public offering participant keeping some sharDefinition: es in a private account or with a family member, employee, or dealer to profit from the higher market price of Definition: a hot issue.
Used in the context of taxes, the withholding by an employer of a certain amount of an employee's income in order to cover thDefinition: e employee's tax liability. Also used to refer to the withholding by corporations and financial institutions of a flat 10% Definition: of interest and dividend payments due to security holders.

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