Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 21, No. 3

Sessional Papers of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario Volume 21, No. 3

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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. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...been maimed in the public service, and of b d persons, are exempt to the extent of $8,000; students, firemen, and others, are exempt from the poll-tax. Any church, or ecclesiastical society, may hold exempt from W101! personal property consisting of bonds, mortgages or funds invested, to an amount tempt that taxes granted by the general assembly are apportioned amongst the towns by ' Olficers, and are collected by the town collectors, as part of the town taxes, and Pflllld Over to the treasurer of the state by the town. If the town neglect, 0!' fefuse to mcumil-1 1ga_lnst the estate of the selectmen, and if that proves insuificient, against the estate of the inhabitants of the town. The selectmen of towns, and the commltbees Of d property Bllfiicient he ma lev on the bod of a defaulter and "commit him-logaol' there to remain until he shall' payysuch tax, arid the legal costs, or be discharged ohm: 1:8 course of law." If the person, so committed is real1_y_unable to pay, he may he re In the same way as a poor debtor. Special provision 1s made for collectmg a"'l111l"8f1-Which the stocks of banks, railroads, and other corporatwns are assessed year the two executive oflicers of the company, who are called scavengers. The company may, by a two-thirds vote, annex any adjoining land, on the application of the owner, and admit him to the company. The company may direct the scavengers to remove any obstructions to the passage of water, to erect and keep in repair any dam, to open any new drain or ditch, to lay taxes to meet the liabilities of the company, and to do what ever else may be necessary to carry this law ipto eh'ect. The scavengers, after the first year, are elected by the company, more

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  • Paperback | 292 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 526g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236797930
  • 9781236797933