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self-certification

noun [U]     /ˌselfˌsɜːtɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ US   /-ˌsɝːṱɪ-/ UK LAW, FINANCE
an official statement that you make about your financial situation, your health, etc.: Self-certification enables borrowers to raise cash on their real earnings rather than sums shown by their accountants. a self-certification loan/mortgage
(Definition of self-certification noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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