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Book V

By Bernard

BOOK V.  OF THE REVENUE OF THE SOVEREIGN OR COMMONWEALTH

  1. CHAPTER I. OF THE EXPENSES OF THE SOVEREIGN OR COMMONWEALTH.<
    1. PART I. Of the Expense of Defence.
    2. PART II. Of the Expense of Justice
    3. PART III. Of the Expense of public Works and public Institutions.
      1. ARTICLE I.—Of the public Works and Institutions for facilitating the Commerce of the Society.
      2. ART. II.—Of the Expense of the Institution for the Education of Youth.
      3. Art. III.—Of the Expense of the Institutions for the Instruction of People of all Ages.
  2. CHAPTER II. OF THE SOURCES OF THE GENERAL OR PUBLIC REVENUE OF THE SOCIETY.<
    1. PART I. Of the Funds, or Sources, of Revenue, which may peculiarly belong to the Sovereign or Commonwealth.
    2. PART II. Of Taxes.
      1. ARTICLE I.—Taxes upon Rent—Taxes upon the Rent of Land.
      2. ARTICLE II.—Taxes upon Profit, or upon the Revenue arising from Stock.
      3. APPENDIX TO ARTICLES I. AND II.—Taxes upon the Capital Value of Lands, Houses, and Stock.
      4. ARTICLE III.—Taxes upon the Wages of Labour.
      5. ARTICLE IV.—Taxes which it is intended should fall indifferently upon every different Species of Revenue.
  3. CHAPTER III. OF PUBLIC DEBTS.<

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