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conform to (something)

To follow or adhere to a particular set of rules, regulations, or norms. Please be advised that your construction project needs to conform to all building codes.
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conform with (something)

To adhere to a specific plan or directions. The playhouse you built can't possibly conform with the instructions—the foundation's all lopsided!
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conform to something

to agree with or behave within guidelines or regulations. I hope that your policies will conform to our guidelines. Does my casual dress conform to your regulations?
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conform with something

to match or agree with a model, plan, or set of specifications. (Compare this with conform to something.) Does this part conform with the specifications? This one conforms with them quite well.
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10) Although the DOR Services has not publicly announced its position regarding the FCBRs, in response to a survey, it indicated that the state conforms to the Federal rules for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
In response to a survey, the Idaho State Tax Commission indicated that the state conforms to the FCBRs for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
In response to a survey, the DOR indicated that Indiana conforms to the FCBRs for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
In addition, it has indicated in response to a survey that Michigan conforms to the FCBRs for both single-and multi-member LLCs.
25) Although the Mississippi State Tax Commission has not publicly announced its position regarding the check-the-box regulations, in response to a survey it has indicated that the state conforms to the Federal rules for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
Although the Revenue Department has not publicly announced its position regarding the check-the-box regulations, it has indicated that the state conforms to the FCBRs for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
Although the DOR has not yet publicly announced its position regarding the FCBRs, it has indicated in response to a survey that the state conforms to them for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
The Virginia Tax Commissioner has ruled(44) that Virginia conforms to the Federal disregarded entity treatment of SMLLCs.
Although the West Virginia State Tax Department has not publicly announced its position regarding the check-the-box regulations, it has indicated that West Virginia conforms to the Federal rues for both single- and multi-member LLCs.
For LLCs organized before 1997, the DOR will conform to the LLC's Federal tax classification for tax years before 1997, and, unless the entity elects otherwise, will conform to the LLC's Federal tax classification for tax years beginning after 1996.
Legislation enacted during 1997(5) permits the formation of SMLLCs and requires the DOR to conform to the Federal tax classification of multi-member LLCs, but classifies an SMLLC as a partnership.
Davis signed two bills that conform to some, but not all, of the changes in the 2001 federal tax act.
Until then, the bill, which will conform California to federal legislation, had sailed through its hearings unopposed.
VistaScape's solution is proactive in that it manages monitoring and policy decisions, based on rules that conform to our unique security situation," said Captain Jessica Cummins of the Port of San Diego Harbor Police.