Reports from Committees of the House of Commons; Repr. by Order of the House Volume 12

Reports from Committees of the House of Commons; Repr. by Order of the House Volume 12

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1803 edition. Excerpt: ... that the Tenths begin, under the Lef--ienientioned Act, to be received at Christmas in each year; but on account of the 5110,." ness of the days, and the general state of the weatlier, the Payments are made very slowly, until about the middle of April. Ry the Act of Parliament, the period of closing the Receipt is lixed for the lust of April; but, that having been found very lII'UlVt'I'll I'l'. to those who pay, and who in default of payment are sulijcctcd to the expense of Exchequer Processes, the Lime for receiving has under the direction of the Governors, been enlarged to the last day of Hay, on which day the Receipt ends. And the Reccier, assisted by his Clerks, proceeds to make up the Accounts with all possible expedition, and the amount of the sums received, after deducting L15. 16s. 3d. due and paid to the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul's, has, ever since I had the honour of being appointed Receiver, which was in December 1791, been paid into Ilis llu_jestv's Exchequer on or before the 10'? or 11"' days of June in each year; bu the very day, or the day after, the Accounts are made up. The Tenths received in the year 1793, after deducting the payment above-mentioned to the Dean and Chapter of St. l'anl's, tllllfiultlcd to 19,918. 7.9. I111. The Tenths received in the year 17$)-1., -, fle--the some deduction, amounted to 9,959. 3s. 1 d. The Tenths received in 1795, after the same deduction, amounted to _, (, '.9, _l_:3S. 14.9. 3:1. There is no payment made out of the Tenths except the above-mentioned sum to the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul's. The Salaries, & the Receiver, Clerks, -310. as I have before specified, are paid by the Governors out of the Funds...
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  • Paperback | 472 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 835g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236869494
  • 9781236869494