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BUDGET FIGURES.

(Per Pr<*Bß Association- -Conyrisrht). (Received May 1, 12.30 p.m.) LONDON, April 30. The following items are included in the Budget:— Estimated expenditure, £1,434,910,----0 revenue, £1,159,650,000; total loans to Allies and Dominions, 1739 millions, including Russia 568 millions, France 434, Italy 412, Belgium 86, Serbia 18. America, during the year, lent Britain 325 millions. Imperial preference will be based on existing duties. There will be onesixth on consumable commodities, snd, apart from alcohol, one-third on manufactured goods.

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BUDGET FIGURES., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9599, 1 May 1919

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BUDGET FIGURES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9599, 1 May 1919

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