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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to George S. Boutwell, 7 July 1869

Date: July 7, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01965

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July 7, 1869.

Hon. Geo. S. Boutwell,

Secretary of the Treasury.


Your letter of the 6th inst. submits for my consideration the Internal Revenue case of A. W. Bayer & Co. of Kansas. The terms of the compromise proposed are that Bayer & Co. pay

as tax$922.75
Assessed penalty —804.25
Specific penalty250.00
In all1977.00, and costs.

I recommend that these terms be accepted.

I have the honor to be, &c, &c.

E. R. Hoar, Attorney General.


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