Poll Tax 1988 (post-passing)

Scope and Content

Various items regarding the Poll tax prior to the Act's passing in Parliament. Contains correspondence, leaflets and encouraging protest and multiple booklets, a guide by the Anarchist Communist federation as to how to avoid paying Poll Tax, and You and the Community Charge, a guide issued by the Department of the Environment for the general public regarding the Community Charge and how it will be implemented.

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