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What were the tax rates per person in the Byzantine Empire during the 6th and 7th centuries?

My findings:

  1. wikipedia: Byzantine Economy (has no information regarding the tax rate per person of the Byzantine Empire.)

  2. Slate article about Byzantine tax code

  • Relevant: quora.com/… – Sakib Arifin Dec 15 '16 at 11:55
  • I think this question needs more improvements. Does anyone have any suggestions to improve it? – Sakib Arifin Dec 17 '16 at 8:48
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    Well, it's pretty broad... and makes the assumption that there was a single, uniform tax rate for everyone across the whole empire, which there wasn't. Check out the Wikipedia entry on Byzantine law, for an example: The Farmer's Laws ... peasants were organized in "communities" and collectively responsible for the payment of the total tax the "community" was liable for ... – HopelessN00b Dec 27 '16 at 21:33

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