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refund (some money) to (someone)

To return the money spent or invested by someone. The automaker has been directed to refund payments to all of its customers following the discovery of defective parts used in its anti-lock brake system. They would only refund half the money to me because I had already taken the tags off We'll send you a notification when the money is refunded to your account.
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refund something to someone

to return payment for something to someone. I insist that you refund the money to me at once. Her money was refunded to her by the store as soon as she asked for it.
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The Radioshack complaint raises a question about the proper period of limitations during which refund claims may be filed.
Prospect Heights-based Household International, which processes the rapid refund loans for all H&R Block offices and some Jackson Hewitt locations, charges interest rates as high as 120 percent.
Therefore, applying the rationale in Omohundro, Del's refund claim--filed Oct.
Using your refund would eliminate the debt, but people should have better control so they won't be in that situation next year," he says.
Assuming the amount is enough to justify the cost of the refund process, accountants should make the necessary computations, assemble the needed documentation and file the required amended payroll tax returns.
Newark Building also claimed that the lessee's motion for summary judgement could not be granted because Newark Building needed to have pre-trial examinations of the plaintiff in order to determine the intention of the parties as to the refund disposition.
Refund amount: Individuals should not expect a windfall.
Employers and employees who participated in employer-provided educational assistance plans in 1995 or 1996 are entitled to refunds.
Real estate sources report it can now take ten months to two years to receive a refund check from the date a completed application is given to the Dept.