Summary of State Government Finances in Volume 1917

Summary of State Government Finances in Volume 1917

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: given in Table V, which appears below. The receipts shown in the column "All other" were of the following classes: Rhode Island: Auctioneers $1,278 Pennsylvania 1,613,504 Dealers and venders 1,299,631 Fees on writs, wills, and deeds 233,089 Savings institutions 50,552 Sales of fertilizer, 24,955 Notarial fees 5,277 Wisconsin: Fisheries 7,997 Delaware: Tonnage of vessels 2,002 Maryland 127,384 Commissions of executors and administrators.. 120,641 Protest fees 6,743 North Carolina: Oysters 3,987 South Carolina: Fisheries 4,550 Florida: Oysters 2,689 Arkansas: Excise tax 1,321 Louisiana 154,559 Timber, turpentine, and minerals 142,813 Auctioneers 11,746 Texas: Fish, oysters, and shrimp 20,534 Washington: Fisheries 42,985 Receipts from nonbusiness license taxes.--The receipts rom nonbusiness license taxes are tabulated in two columns, headed "General licenses" and "Permits." Under the first of these headings have been tabulated the amounts received by states in compensation for licenses granted under general statutes, other than liquor or other business licenses. Such licenses are granted without respect to the business which may be carried on by the licensee and include those granted to persons owning vehicles, irrespective of whether they are for business or pleasure, and those granted persons desiring fishing or hunting privileges. The tax on motor vehicles forms by far the most important item included among receipts of this class. For two states, as pointed out in the footnotes, receipts from dog licenses are included among general licenses. Table VI, which follows, shows the kinds of general licenses from which revenues were derived, the states reporting each kind, and the amounts reported. Table more

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