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HOBART, October 7. A deputation asked the Colonial Treasurer to remove the income tax., In reply he said that Ministers were prepared to make a reduction and remove the inquisitorial features of the tax, but rather than go beyond this they would resign.
BRISBANE. October 6. Two new companies have been registered, one with a capital of £70,000, to carry out an improved process of preserving hides and preliminary tanning, the other with a capital of £IOO,OOO, to undertake the export of meats and to deal with station produce and live stock.
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INTERCOLONIAL., Evening Star, Issue 10439, 7 October 1897
INTERCOLONIAL. Evening Star, Issue 10439, 7 October 1897
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