"Harb Kazançlari Vergisi Hakkinda Ihtarnâme" [i.e. Written warning on the Tax on War Profits]: Sent by "Tarh Komisyonu Mihr-i Resmiyesi" to the owner of "Izmir Basturak Subesi Incir Mahsûlleri Sirketi" in [1920 AD] 1336 AH, March, 8.
[OTTOMAN DOCUMENT - TAXES]
Ottoman Manuscript Document, [Istanbul], 1919.
Original document partly printed and manuscript. Oblong: 15,5x18 cm. In Ottoman script. A tear to blank outer margin of title-page (no loss and not affecting to the printing area). The tax on war profits was on the agenda already in 1918 but it became effective only in 1919. During World War 1, the revenues procured from taxes covered only 10 percent of the government expenses. [WW I] (1914-1918 Online).