from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The official list filed with the tax department of a municipality, containing the names of the property-holders and the amount of property upon which the tax is To be levied.
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Approaching the assessment-roll, we may estimate the Astor estate at one thirtieth of the entire city.
The intendant Berthier, who is to be massacred, draws up the new assessment-roll of the Ile-de-France, equalizing the taille, which act allows him to abate the rate, at first, an eighth, and next, a quarter .