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Headword Date Article Type
Charles I demands all wealthy Englishmen to buy knighthoods 1626 T Note
Parliament refuses to grant supplies before redress of grievances 1626 T Note
Englishmen imprisoned for refusing to pay the forced loan are released 1628 T Note
English Parliament meets to vote money for an expedition to La Rochelle 1628 T Note
Parliament attacks the King for levying tonnage and poundage unilaterally 1629 T Note
Charles I revives the forest eyre to raise money by fines 1633 T Note
Charles I demands the collection of Ship Money 1636 T Note
John Hampden fails to overturn imposition of Ship Money 1638 T Note
Charles I issues more writs for the collection of Ship Money 1639 T Note
Commons proclaim Ship Money to be an illegal tax 1640 T Note
Decimation Tax 1655 T Note
Decimation Tax and the rule of the Major-Generals are revoked 1657 T Note
Hearth Tax bill raised in Parliament 1662 T Note
Grain bounties introduced 1674 T Note
Wood’s Halfpence 1722 - 1730 T
George II assents to a land tax 1753 T Note
East India Company granted status of tax collector for Bengal, Bihar and Orissa 1765 T Note
Land tax reduced in Britain 1767 T Note
Privy Council retains American tea duty 1769 T Note
Pitt issues Exchequer bills 1793 T Note

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