Definition of REVENUE


REVENUE

The income of the government arising from taxation,
duties, and the like; and, according to some correct lawyers, under the idea of
revenue is also included the proceeds of the sale of stocks, lands, and other
property owned by the government. Story, Const. §877. Vide Money Bills. By
revenue is also understood the income of private individuals and corporations.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z