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Using CC in business letters

When CC: a person(s) in a business letter, is it necessary to fully type their business name after their name or is an abbreviation acceptable.

For example: CC; So-and-so FCCC or Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation

  • November 2, 2005
  • Posted by nicole
  • Filed in Style

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If you are addressing this in a real business context, you'll probably want to get a more authoritative answer at:

Jun-Dai November 29, 2005, 6:15pm

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do you need to sign the copies that are sent to the cc? thanks

mike February 15, 2006, 9:02pm

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p[lease see me

jkdlsafj; April 11, 2006, 11:56am

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I think it would be important to ask yourself whether all the recipients of the letter knew who was meant by the abbreviations. I would hate to receive a letter and have to wonder who else had received a copy.

David Fickett-Wilbar September 2, 2006, 12:15am

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is there a correct way to list "cc" names when you have multiple names ?

richard.wunderle August 23, 2007, 9:57pm

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How do you appropriately address two pages of cc:'s

lgreen December 24, 2007, 2:57pm

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Do I sign cc copies which I've already printed out?

ccalbach January 23, 2009, 10:14am

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mack76 July 23, 2009, 11:18am

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Yes     No