contingent commission

  • A commission paid to an agent which depends upon the profits the company has realized from the agency’s operations. A profit-sharing agreement.

    Internal Revenue Service 1

1Internal Revenue Service, Internal Revenue Manual 4.42.6 Glossary, http://­www.irs.gov/­irm/­part4/­irm_04-042-006.html (last accessed Dec. 22, 2009).