TPTB - What does TPTB stand for? The Free Dictionary
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(The Powers That Be) are still in shock, we're proudly and professionally dazzling them with our dealmaking and other talents--[abilities] that we're not supposed to have.
The total of transaction privilege, rental occupancy, and severance tax base (TPTB
) is divided into two parts, distribution base and nonshared.
But take care not to offend the TPTB
- the powers that be.