Loss Calculation

Loss Calculation

(July 2021) This primer discusses common issues regarding economic loss and loss calculation under §2B1.1(b)(1). The definition of “loss” is based on reasonably foreseeable pecuniary harm, including intended loss. Although the primer identifies some of the key cases and concepts relating to this definition of loss, it is not a comprehensive compilation of authority nor intended to be a substitute for independent research and analysis of primary sources.