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qualify as

1. To earn or fulfill the requirements to be or do something. I've always wanted to be an actor, but I decided to qualify as an accountant for a more reliable profession. In order to qualify as a dependent, your child must live at home and have no income of their own.
2. To award or cause someone to fulfill the requirements to be or do something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "qualify" and "as." Forget a long, expensive university degree—our 12-month training program is enough to qualify you as an independent meteorologist. Your age, income, and family status are just a few factors that may or may not qualify you as eligible for welfare.
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qualify for

1. To earn or fulfill the requirements for something; to be or become eligible for something. In order to qualify for a sales tax rebate, you must fill out a form and provide original receipts for all purchases being claimed.
2. To cause someone to fulfill the requirements to be or do something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "qualify" and "for." The company is offering to pay for me to do a master's degree that will qualify me for a senior management position in the business. Your age, income, and family status are just a few factors that may or may not qualify you for welfare.
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qualify as something

to fulfill the requirements to be something. Tom qualified as a mechanic. I have been qualified as a mechanic since I was twenty.
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qualify for something

to meet the requirements for something. I'm sorry, you do not qualify for this job. I don't qualify for it.
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qualify someone as something

to cause someone to fulfill the requirements for something. Does this course qualify me as a stockbroker? She qualified herself as a realtor.
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qualify someone for something

to enable someone to meet the requirements for something. His years with the company qualified him for pension. Does this ticket qualify me for the drawing?
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qualify for

v.
1. To be competent or eligible for something, such as an office, job, or benefit: After one year on the job, you will qualify for a raise.
2. To cause someone to be competent or eligible for something: That certificate qualifies you for a promotion.
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31) Gross receipts related to embedded services or non-qualifying property that meet one of these five of the exceptions can qualify as DPGR.
Fast Track has proven nearly 100 percent effective in keeping new agent trainees from being dismissed because they failed to qualify with their service weapons.
Some of the sales might then qualify as a firm commitment for accounting purposes, which would allow Multico the use of forward contracts.
If the sale or other transaction were made by a party that did not manufacture the property, she said, nearly all resales of property would qualify as domestic production gross receipts.
Accordingly, Y's acquisition of V's assets does not qualify as a statutory merger or consolidation for Sec.
More fundamentally, the plan fails to recognize that the purpose of the footnote is merely to illustrate the distinction set forth in the text of the committee reports -- that research fundamentally relying on principles of certain specified sciences, including computer science, is qualified research whereas research relying on certain social science principles, such as economics, does not qualify.
For example, if your client acquired stock by exercising stock options, or even employee stock purchase plans, it is possible that over a period of years, some of the stock will qualify and some will not.
Geomagic Qualify is used by automotive, aerospace, electrical and other industries worldwide to automatically process scan data into accurate 3D models for inspection analysis and reporting.
If a taxpayer has gross receipts from both construction-related activities that qualify as DPGR and other activities that do not (e.
For an interest to qualify under the 70% or 90% tests, at least 30% of the entity must be owned by the decedent and members of his or her family.
To qualify for this incentive, a business establishment must be either a "basic industry" as defined in the Act (which generally means manufacturing), central administrative offices, or one of certain other types of specified business establishments.
According to Mike Drohan, president of LGS, three out of four business-to-business companies fail to call and qualify every trade show lead immediately after the show.
Under the latter provision, taxpayers may still qualify for a reduced maximum exclusion if the sale or exchange was due to a change in place of employment, health or unforeseen circumstances; the regulations provide safe harbors to qualify.
I think we showed last year that we can qualify upfront and race in the top five all day long.
Exhibit 2, page 41, and exhibit 3, page 42, illustrate the restrictions on qualified plan benefits for HCEs, assuming an employee's bonus does and does not qualify -- respectively -- as part of the benefit formula.