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deem it necessary

To determine that something is necessary. I didn't deem it necessary to give the boys detention because having their shirts untucked isn't a very serious infraction.
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deem it (to be) necessary

 and deem that it is necessary
to decide that something is necessary. Mary deemed that it was necessary to leave town that night. Lisa deemed it necessary to go home.
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As promised in a comfort letter, Finance has introduced new paragraph 95(2)(n), which will deem a taxpayer to have a qualifying interest in a foreign affiliate (even if it owns no shares of the non-resident corporation), if the non-resident corporation is a foreign affiliate of a related Canadian corporation in which the related corporation has a qualifying interest.
A number of provisions deem income that would otherwise be income from an active business to be income from property or income from a business other than an active business.
8) The recently proposed changes to the regulations under section 446 confirm the IRS's administrative practice of imposing any conditions it deems proper for approving a change in accounting method.