What is the legal definition of Return?

In the legal context, Return means (a) The act of an officer of the court, such as a sheriff, in bringing back to the court the process (summons, subpoena, etcetera) that he was ordered to serve, along with a report of his activities. (b) A written report of one’s earnings, expenses, etcetera, as recorded in a tax return. (c) The amount of interest or profit one earns from an investment of money. (d) To give back; to bring back; to place in the custody of.

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