Reference numberNLB/56/819
Alternative reference numberNLB/56 p464
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Surveyor of Taxes
Date2 June 1919
DescriptionRefers to the problem of the division of the tax on the income of the Society's Foreign Secretary. Informs the Surveyor of Taxes that Dr. [Dukinfield Henry] Scott, Professor [William Abbott] Herdman's predecessor, is happy to adjust the matter by paying the balance of the tax. Asks the Surveyor to let Dr. Scott know what sum this amounts to.
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