May 29, 1930 (16th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Mr. EULER: (Minister of National Revenue)

Liberal

1. Yes.
2. Tatamagouche was closed as an outport of customs on the 1st March, 1929, and the postmistress was employed from that date to make collections on dutiable postal parcels.
3. $782.33 import duty, and $420.25 excise taxes, collected from 1st April, 1928, to the 1st March, 1929.
4. *200.
5. The nearest customs office to Tatamagouche harbour at which foreign vessels may enter and clear is Malagash. During the fiscal years 1926-27, 1927-28 and 1928-29 no foreign vessels reported in or out at Tatamagouche.
6. In addition to Amherst, Pictou and Truro, baggage for Tatamagouche arriving by rail may be examined at the boundary, and if arriving by vessel may be examined at the seaport of entry.
7. No.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TATAMAGOUCHE, N.S. CUSTOMS OFFICE
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