Net Operating Loss (NOL) Carryforward - Model Template

Patrick Curtis

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Patrick Curtis WSO Editorial Board

Expertise: Investment Banking | Private Equity

Download WSO's free Net Operating Loss (NOL) Carryforward model template below! This template allows you to model a company with net operating losses, and carry them forward throughout the model. The template is plug-and-play, and you can enter your own numbers or formulas to auto-populate output numbers. The template also includes other tabs for other elements of a financial model.

According to the WSO Dictionary,

"A Net Operating Loss or NOL is a period of time during which the tax-deductible expenses of a company are greater that the total income of the company. This means that the company is essentially operating at a loss and is therefore required to pay less tax."

A screenshot below shows a sneak peak of the template.

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Patrick Curtis

Patrick Curtis is a member of WSO Editorial Board which helps ensure the accuracy of content across top articles on Wall Street Oasis. He has experience in investment banking at Rothschild and private equity at Tailwind Capital along with an MBA from the Wharton School of Business. He is also the founder and current CEO of Wall Street Oasis. This content was originally created by member and has evolved with the help of our mentors.