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" Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as possible, over and above what it brings into the public treasury of the state. "
The Black Book: Or, Corruption Unmasked! - Page 384
by John Wade - 1820
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1847
...3dly, That every tax ought to be levied at tho time, and in tlnj manner, in which it is most likely to take out, and keep out of the pockets of the people,...little as possible, over and above what it brings into tlio public Treasury. Now, the stamp duties violate the first of these three principles, by their inequality...
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Principles of Political Economy with Some of Their Applications to ..., Volume 2

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1848
...pleases, it must be his own fault if he ever suffers any 'considerable inconvenience from such taxes. " 4. Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as possible over and above what it brings into the...
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The Standard Library Cyclopedia of Political, Constitutional, Statistical ...

Political science - 1849
...levied at the time or in the manner most likely to be convenient for the contributor to pay it." IV. " Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take...it brings into the public treasury of the state." In discussing the merits of particular taxes we shall have to consider with some minuteness the application...
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Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications ..., Volume 2

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1849
...pleases, it must be his own fault if he ever suffers any considerable inconvenience from such taxes. "4. Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as possible over and above what it brings into the...
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Tracts of the Liverpool Financial Reform Association, Issues 1-35

Financial Reform Association (Liverpool, England) - Finance - 1851
...given to their opinion. They begin by quoting the following maxims on axation by Dr. Adam Smith :— " Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take...what it brings into the public treasury of the State. A tax may either take out or keep out of the pockets of the people a great deal more than it brings...
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A Treatise on the Methods of Observation and Reasoning in Politics, Volume 2

Sir George Cornewall Lewis - Political science - 1852
...time or in the manner in which it is most likely to be convenient for the contributor to pay it. ' 4. Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take...above what it brings into the public treasury of the state.'H 10 All political maxims, it will be observed, are general in their effect, not less than...
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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, Volume 18

Wisconsin State Agricultural Society - Agriculture - 1880
...claimed by the state as may be rightfully used for such ends. But no more. Therefore, with Adam Smith, " Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as possible over and above what it actually brings...
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The Standard Library Cyclopaedia of Political, Constitutional ..., Volume 4

Economics - 1853
...levied at the time or in the manner most likely to be convenient for the contributor to pay it." IV. " Every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take...it brings into the public treasury of the state." In discussing the merits of particular taxes we shall have to consider with some minuteness the application...
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the house of commons

sir robert peel bart - 1853
...in the manner, in which it is most likely to be convenient for the contributor to pay it. Fourthly, every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out, and to keep out of the pockets of the people as little as possible, over and above what it brings into...
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The Speeches of the Late Right Honourable Sir Robert Peel, Bart ..., Volume 4

Robert Peel - Great Britain - 1853
...in the manner, in which it is most likely to be convenient for the contributor to pay it. Fourthly, every tax ought to be so contrived as both to take out, and to keep out of the pockets of the [*ople as little as possible, over and above what it brings into...
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