The state therefore draws its principal revenues from the imposts, the taxes and the monopolies.
By his rigorous imposts he alienated the favour of his subjects, and especially of the clergy, whom he otherwise sought to control firmly.
According to the Italian tributary system, imposts, properly so called are those upon land, T~aUon buildings and personal estate.
Its place was taken by other imposts of
The Leibzoll (body-tax) was also abolished, in addition to the special law-taxes, the passport duty, the nightduty and all similiar imposts which had stamped the Jews as outcast, for they were now (Dec. 19) to have equal rights with the Christian inhabitants."