phase out of

phase someone or something out of something

 and phase someone or something out
to work someone or something out of use or service or out of a group gradually. We are going to have to phase you out of the job of treasurer. They phased out the unneeded workers.
See also: of, out, phase
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Consumers are more aware and more excited about the phase out of inefficient incandescent bulbs, yet less than half know of pending deadlines
There is a dollar for dollar phase out of the deduction if your total asset acquisitions for the year exceed $560,000," he advises.
The effect of either immediate repeal or a long-term phase out of the transfer tax on state revenues, Federal revenue, and income tax erosion raises concerns that should be considered and addressed.
The phase out of personal exemptions for high income taxpayers is likewise slated to expire shortly.
The European Union (EU) is approximately five years ahead of the US in (i) the phase out of hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), including R-22, (ii) carbon emission standards for greenhouse gases ("GHGs"), and (iii) efforts to increase energy efficiency.
phase out of Chlorofluorocarbons ("CFCs") took place more than 15 years ago, many developing countries, which include most nations in the Middle East and North Africa, are only now undertaking the phase out of CFC-based refrigerants.
1, 2013, and the phase out of the Tangible Personal Property tax and utility tax sharing until July 1, 2013, when the phase out would be suspended, impose unmanageable cuts on local governments.
The combined effect of the phase out of the itemized deductions and exemptions is that the effective marginal rates in the bubble will be even higher than that shown in Tables 1 and 2.
Medium-term, the federally mandated phase out of R-22 refrigerants, which commenced in 2010, will create a supply gap that will need to be filled with reclaimed gas.
The phase out of these two taxes would eliminate a costly administrative burden on manufacturers, better position Ohio to compete for investments and jobs, and help reduce the size of the state government," said J.
The decreases in our Automotive Hillsdale business were primarily due to the continued phase out of a Ford Company automotive transmission pump program ($3.
The decreases in our Automotive Hillsdale business were due to the continued phase out of a Ford Company automotive transmission pump program ($6.
PHASE OUT OF AMERICA SIGNS LETTER OF INTENT TO ACQUIRE
NEW YORK, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Phase Out of America, Inc.