An Estimate of the Allowances & Expenses for the collection of the revenues arising from Licences to retail foreign distilled Spirits & wines;3 & from sales at auction;4 commencing on the first day of September 1794.
|Commissions allowed to the Supervisors of the revenue, on licences to retail foreign distilled spirits & wines, estimated by the Committee of the House of Representatives at 100.000 Dolls. @ ½ pr. Cent.||500.|
|On Sales at auction estimated (in like manner) at 100.000 Dols. @ ½ Ct.||500.|
|Commissions to the Collectors of the Revenues on licences to retail as above, at ½ Ct. on 100.000 dolls||1500.|
|On sales at auction as above, 100.000 doll. at ½ Centum||1500.|
|Contingent Expenses, of the Collection of the Revenue from Licences to retail &c. and from Sales at auction 200.000. dollars at ½ Centum||1000|
3. See “An Act laying duties on licenses for selling Wines and foreign distilled spirituous liquors by retail” (1 Stat. 376–78 [June 5, 1794]).
4. See “An Act laying duties on property sold at Auction” (1 Stat. 397–400 [June 9, 1794]).