Endowments and Taxation in the Hellenistic World

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This paper suggests that a number of well known Hellenistic endowments were crafted such that, in addition to the pious purposes that they served, they also allowed founders and elite peers to limit tax-liability by sheltering real estate from the possibility of assessment for taxation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Sosin, JD

Published Date

  • 2015

Published In

  • Ancient Society

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  • 71 ms pp - 71 ms pp