In pre-revolutionary France, either of two forms of taxation. The personal taille, levied from the 15th century, was assessed by tax collectors on the individual's personal wealth. Nobles,...
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Taille noun [ French See Tally , Tailor .] 1. A tally; an account scored on a piece of wood. [ Obsolete] « Whether that he paid or took by taille .» Chaucer. 2. (O. F. Law) Any impositio...
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1. A tally; an account scored on a piece of wood. 'Whether that he paid or took by taille.' (Chaucer) ... 2. Any imposition levied by the king, or any other lord, upon his subjects. 'The taille, as it still subsists in France, may serve as an example of those ancient tallages. It was a tax upon the ...
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• (n.) The French name for the tenor voice or part; also, for the tenor viol or viola. • (n.) Any imposition levied by the king, or any other lord, upon his subjects. • (n.) A tally; an account scored on a piece of wood.
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the most important direct tax of the pre-Revolutionary monarchy in France. Its unequal distribution, with clergy and nobles exempt, made it one of ... [4 related articles]
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The taille (taj) was a direct land tax on the French peasantry and non-nobles in Ancien Régime France. The tax was imposed on each household and based on how much land it held. ==History== Originally only an "exceptional" tax (i.e. imposed and collected in times of need, as the king was expected t...
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taille: see tallage.
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Obs. tax imposed on the revenues of non-nobility.
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The taille was a form of income tax imposed on unprivileged classes, especially peasant farmers, in France by the king. The tax was levied in those provinces that were 'pays d'election' but not in those provinces that were 'pay d'etat'. The tax was considered unjust and was abolished by the French R...
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[disambiguation] Taille can refer to ...
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1) French feudal tax
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French wine word having several meanings. In connection with the vineyard-work order is the pruning (cutting tailler =) or the training system meant. In the production of Champagne is called a "waist" of the Most from a pressing process. "Fit at the waist" at (fail) in this case ...
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