Sentence Examples


  • Arrears of land tax to the extent of E.I,245,000 were cancelled.
  • As illustrating the general impoverishment of the Russian peasantry, it may be stated that the arrears of taxation owed by them have increased enormously since 1882, when they a, ounted to £2,854,000, until in 1900 the total amount was put k £15,222,000.
  • Arrears of debt, for instance, were made recoverable for one year only, instead of the ten years.
  • The burgesses appear to have had much difficulty in paying this large farm; in 1227 the king pardoned twenty-eight marks of the thirty-two due as tallage, while in 1237 they were £23 in arrears for the farm.
  • The arrears increase every year; one-fifth of the inhabitants have left their houses; cattle are disappearing.
 

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