allocate (something) to

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allocate (something) to

To give or portion something to a person or organization. We allocate money to charitable donations every year. Oh, I already allocated that project to Jane.
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allocate something to someone or something

 and allocate something between someone or something; allocate something among someone or something
to give or assign something to someone or something. (Between with two, among with three or more.) The committee allocated the surplus cheese to the elderly people in the community. David allocated the money among all the members. He allocated the work between Fred and George. We had to allocate the money between the philanthropy and social committees.
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Under the proposed regulations, a method is not reasonable if it allocates to any property an amount that exceeds its FMV.
The principal reason costs may be higher is because the expense amount a company records for new shares will be based on the fair market value of the shares the plan allocates to participant accounts--measured at the time of allocation--rather than on the amount of the cash contribution the company makes to the ESOP to repay the loan.
This recapture rule applies to any section 467 rental agreement that is a leaseback or a longterm agreement that is not disqualified but which allocates to any rental period fixed rent that, when annualized, exceeds the annualized fixed rent allocated to any preceding rental period.