state of domicile

   In business, the state where a corporation is incorporated, and normally where its headquarters are located.

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  • state of domicile — n.    the state in which a person has his/her permanent residence or intends to make his/her residence, as compared to where the person is living temporarily. Domicile depends on intent, location of a home where a person regularly sleeps and some …   Law dictionary

  • domicile — do·mi·cile 1 / dä mə ˌsīl, dō / n [Latin domicilium dwelling place, home] 1: the place where an individual has a fixed and permanent home for legal purposes – called also legal residence; 2: the place where an organization (as a corporation) is… …   Law dictionary

  • Domicile (law) — Conflict of laws Preliminiarie …   Wikipedia

  • domicile —    see state of domicile …   Business law dictionary

  • State citizenship — usually refers to citizenship of one of the states of the United States of America. Citizenship was initially defined by Article 4 of the United States Constitution, and later clarified by the 14th Amendment, which states: All persons born or… …   Wikipedia

  • domicile — A person s legal home. That place where a man has his true, fixed, and permanent home and principal establishment, and to which whenever he is absent he has the intention of returning. Smith v. Smith, 206 Pa.Super. 310, 213 A.2d 94. Generally,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • domicile — A person s legal home. That place where a man has his true, fixed, and permanent home and principal establishment, and to which whenever he is absent he has the intention of returning. Smith v. Smith, 206 Pa.Super. 310, 213 A.2d 94. Generally,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • DOMICILE — Definitions In contrast to residence, which is the place of physical abode, domicile is that place where a man has his true, fixed, and permanent home and principal establishment and to which whenever he is absent he has the intention of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • domicile — /dom euh suyl , seuhl, doh meuh /, n., v., domiciled, domiciling. n. 1. a place of residence; abode; house or home. 2. Law. a permanent legal residence. v.t. 3. to establish in a domicile. Also, domicil. [1470 80; < MF < L domicilium, perh. equiv …   Universalium

  • State (law) — The term State has several meanings in law: # in private international law and conflict of laws, State can refer to a well defined jurisdiction, with its own set of laws and courts. This jurisdiction may either be a sovereign independent State,… …   Wikipedia

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