List of Roman taxes

This is a list of the taxes levied by ancient Rome.

LandEdit

TradeEdit

MilitaryEdit

MarriageEdit

  • Aes uxorium was a tax on unmarried men and women who could bear children.[6]

InheritanceEdit

SalesEdit

ReligiousEdit

Poll taxEdit

Slave taxesEdit

State landsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oxford Classical Dictionary, 2nd ed. 1970. p. 263
  2. ^ a b c d e Dilke, O.A.W. (1987). Mathematics and measurement (3rd impression. ed.). Berkeley: University of California Press. p. 51. ISBN 9780520060722.
  3. ^ Livy (l.c.)
  4. ^ Liv. I.43
  5. ^ Cic. de Rep. II.20.
  6. ^ Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.   This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  7. ^ Jane F. Gardner, "Nearest and Dearest: Liability to Inheritance Tax in Roman Families," in Childhood, Class and Kin in the Roman World pp. 205, 213.
  8. ^ Schäfer (1998), pp. 113–114
  9. ^ Digest 50, tit.15
  10. ^ Keith R. Bradley. "Apuleius and the sub-Saharan slave trade". Apuleius and Antonine Rome: Historical Essays. p. 177.