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Thursday, 14 September 1911

Senator WALKER (NEW SOUTH WALES) - In asking the Minister representing the Treasurer the following questions, upon notice -

1.   What is the total amount received from the-

Federal land tax?

2.   How many non-absentee individuals have on< their own behalf paid the tax?

3.   How many absentee individuals have on. their own behalf paid the tax?

4.   How many corporations or companies havepaid the tax, distinguishing the number who havepaid -

(a)   as non-absentee companies or corporations ;

(b)   as absentee companies or corporations?

In the aggregate, what amount has been paid respectively -

(a)   by non-absentee taxpayers;

(b)   by absentee taxpayers?

6.   What amount has been expended to date by the Government in law costs in the Coal Vend case ?

I may say that it has been suggested to me that perhaps the answers had better take the form of a return. I have no objection to that.

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