A case in which the Court decided that the Second Bank of the United States
could not be taxed by the state of
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Although, among the enumerated powers of government, we do not find the word "bank" or "incorporation," we find the great powers to lay and collect taxes; ...
When called upon to pay the $15,000 annual tax, James
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