Usage examples for taxation

  1. In the petitions presented to the King, the havoc wrought is dwelt upon and deplored, not with a view to remedy any of the distress that had ensued, but in the hope that the arrears of taxation due from the dead might be excused to the survivors who had succeeded to the others' property. – The Coming of the Friars by Augustus Jessopp
  2. They would vote against the Constitution in order to prevent an increase in the burdens of taxation. – History of the Constitutions of Iowa by Benjamin F. Shambaugh
  3. Now, with new taxation and so on, she feels she must. – War-time Silhouettes by Stephen Hudson
  4. Mr. Wilson thought, that taxation should be in proportion to wealth, but that representation should accord with the number of freemen. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  5. In some respects this same term may be applied to our existing and proposed war taxation. – Government Ownership of Railroads, and War Taxation by Otto H. Kahn
  6. It will be very easy to measure the strength of the attachment to reduced taxation by the power with which increased appropriations are resisted. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  7. The form of such taxation in England differed widely from that in Hungary; in Sweden, from that in Spain. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes
  8. For discussion: First reading of the Budget in connection with the taxation bill. – The Future Belongs to the People by Karl Liebknecht
  9. The court said the game would not work, that for the purposes of taxation the concern must be regarded as an individual. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  10. The farmer, unable to make three shillings a bushel of his barley, is suffering severely under this grinding taxation, as well as the consumer, who is compelled to pay a duty of four shillings and six- pence for every bushel that is converted into malt. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  11. Every dollar of that huge sum would be drawn from the people by taxation. – Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace by George Hebard Maxwell
  12. An ingenious system of taxation was imposed upon all tribes submitting to Mohammed. – Mohammed, The Prophet of Islam by H. E. E. Hayes
  13. We should be subjected to a system of taxation which would fall more heavily on us than on other Italians, in proportion as our land is less productive. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  14. Thus for more than two years the basic industries of the United States reaped a harvest in profits which were actually free of taxation, at the same time that they placed themselves on a war basis for the supplying of Europe's war demand. – The American Empire by Scott Nearing
  15. Some question of new taxation, perhaps; or it may be that England threatens to break the peace. – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  16. The old English taxation system was in a sense no system. – Popular Law-making by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  17. Section 5. 26. What is the limit of county taxation, for general purposes? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  18. And, of course, the Natives pay relatively a higher taxation than the whites. – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  19. Vox Populi complains that our source for taxes is exhausted, and says we must have a new system for taxation: but he must consider, that if the federal government is adopted, we shall not have occasion to employ the legislature so great a part of the year as we are now obliged to do; of consequence, government will be able to apply their money to better uses than paying anti- federalists, while they are spreading their poisonous vapours through the already too much infected atmosphere. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford