capital outlay


Money spent to acquire, maintain, repair, or upgrade capital assets. Capital assets, also known as fixed assets, may include machinery, land, facilities, or other business necessities that are not expended during normal use. Capital outlays, also referred to as capital expenditures, are recorded by accountants as liabilities on company balance sheets.

Use capital outlay in a sentence

Related Videos

Have a question about capital outlay? Ask for help in the
advertise here

Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z