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[Act No. 1501, (1906-06-26)](http://lawyerly.ph/laws/view/l592a)
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[ Act No. 1501, June 26, 1906 ]

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION FORTY-SEVEN OF ACT NUMBERED ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTY-THREE, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE CITY OF MANILA," BY PROVIDING THAT THE ANNUAL TAX ON THE ASSESSED VALUE OF REAL ESTATE IN THE CITY OF MANILA FOR THE YEAR NINETEEN HUNDRED ANA SIX SHALL BE ONE AND ONE-HALF PER CENTUM THEREOF.

By authority of the United States, be it enacted by the Philippine  Commission, that: 

SECTION 1. Section forty-seven of Act Numbered One hundred and eighty-three, entitled "An Act to incorporate the city of Manila," is hereby amended by providing that the annual tax on the assessed  value of all real estate in the city of Manila subject to taxation shall be for the year nineteen hundred and six, one and one-half per  centum thereof instead of two per  centum thereof  as now provided by said section.    The requirement of said section that  one per centum of the assessed value of all such real estate shall be payable on or before the first day of July, nineteen hundred and six", shall not be affected by the provisions of this Act.    The remaining one-half per centum shall be payable on or before the thirty-first day of December, nineteen hundred and six.   All taxpayers who have paid their real-estate taxes for the year nineteen hundred and six on the basis of two per centum on the assessed value of their property shall, on the payment of their real-estate taxes for the year nineteen hundred and seven, be allowed a rebate of the amount of taxes paid by them in nineteen hundred and six in excess of the amount of such taxes calculated on the basis of one and one-half per centum on the assessed value of the property.

SEC. 2. The public good requiring the speedy enactment of this bill, the passage of the same is hereby expedited in accordance with section two of "An Act prescribing the order of procedure b)r the Commission in the enactment of laws," passed September twenty-sixth, nineteen hundred.

SEC. 3. This Act shall take effect on its passage.

Enacted, June 26, 1906.

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