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  • 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."

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