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*in arrears

[of debts; of an account] overdue. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) Jane's student-loan payments are in arrears. The accounts of the bankrupt company were in arrears.

in arrears

Late or behind, especially in payment of money. For example, He's been in arrears on his rent so often that he may be evicted. [First half of 1600s]
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According to him, the president also sent a bill seeking for a loan to the National Assembly, which had been approved and part of the approval was to pay pensioners' arrears.
Ulster Bank has confirmed that it is preparing to sell some mortgages that are in arrears.
The doctors were wearing black armbands against the apathy of the authorities concerned regarding non-payment of arrears to at least 400 doctors of public health facilities.
However, the arrears in 3Q17 were at record high for the quarterly period.
We're not certain we will be paid our rent arrears.
a statement on the absence of arrears in the payment of taxes, fees (duties), arrears of budget loans and budget loans, arrears in payments to the budget in connection with the failure or improper performance of previously concluded contracts in accordance with the laws of the country of which he is a resident submission of the offer from 01/01/2018;
Not getting paid for six weeks and paid weeks weeks in arrears every month.
It follows reports that the new benefit system led to arrears of PS1.
The banks only exceeded in the indicator on the proposed sustainable solutions as a percentage of the loans presenting arrears over 90 days, with a ratio of 16.
The Cork South-Central TD believes his party's Mortgage Arrears Resolution Bill 2017 will stop people losing their homes needlessly.
If a person is in arrears with his/her council tax payments and if other steps by the local authority have failed to recover the arrears, the council can apply to the magistrates court for a liability order Q.
A further warning letter was sent to the councillor, who is at least two months in arrears.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 10, 2016-Mortgage arrears rate in UK remains at 20-year low in Q3
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-November 10, 2016-Mortgage arrears rate in UK remains at 20-year low in Q3
com)-- Following Lord Freud's 'urgent review' into the high rate of rent arrears owed by Universal Credit claimants, this Reducing Rent Arrears Conference is designed to showcase successful rent collection strategies, enabling organisations to track trends in rent payments and identify tenants most likely to be at risk of falling into arrears.