la afectación debe ser total

English translation: must be used exclusively for

Spanish term or phrase:la afectación debe ser total
English translation:must be used exclusively for
Entered by: Lydia De Jorge

20:39 Apr 28, 2020
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Taxation & Customs / Expenses
Spanish term or phrase: la afectación debe ser total

Tengo otra consulta relacionada con el mismo párrafo, para ser más específico "afectación debe ser total"

En el caso de los vehículos automotores y los gastos aparejados (mantenimiento y seguros). Para poder ser considerados deducibles, los vehículos deben estar afectos a la actividad, pero además **la afectación debe ser total** y el vehículo no podrá utilizarse para fines privados.

My try:
"... for them to be considered deductible, vehicles must be allocated to the activity; in addition, they **must be fully allocated to the activity**, and they should not be used for other purposes. "
Manuel Aburto
Local time: 12:04
must be used exclusively for
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Lydia De Jorge
United States
Local time: 13:04
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3 +8must be used exclusively for
Lydia De Jorge
2must be completely utilized
Barbara Cochran, MFA



20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5
must be completely utilized

...for the purpose specified...

Barbara Cochran, MFA
United States
Local time: 14:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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24 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +8
must be used exclusively for


Lydia De Jorge
United States
Local time: 13:04
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 24

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Adrian MM.: US: solely and exclusively vs. the UK: wholly and exclusively
4 mins
  -> Thank you, Adrian.

agree  philgoddard: Just one adverb, not two.
40 mins
  -> Thanks, Phil.

agree  Michael Grabczan-Grabowski: Agreed. Preferably only one adverb should be used, although I think "exclusively" works best.
44 mins
  -> Thank you, Michael.

agree  AllegroTrans
3 hrs
  -> Thanks!

agree  David Hollywood: need to go beyond "exclusively" IMO
6 hrs
  -> Thank you, David.

agree  Robert Carter
10 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  neilmac
10 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  Luis M. Sosa
23 hrs
  -> Gracias.
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