A tax levied directly on property.
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- There is no other nation in the world that has this form of taxation on a property tax levied by a local government - a point I have already made.
- Roman citizens paid little tax, but provincials paid a property tax and a poll tax amounting to 10 or 15 percent of income.
- Currently, the land portions of the property tax are levied in the spring of each year and the building portions in the autumn.