April 22, 1916
INHERITANCE TAX QUESTION RAISED The fact that Nathan Leisure celebrated celebrated Christmas Day by presenting each of his six children a farm and bank stocks, may raise a question of inheritance tax that has not yet been sprung here in the settlement of estates. estates. The question is one that interests interests the state for tho reason all Inheritance tax is paid . the state. The law says that 'anybody who deeds property away in anticipation of death is liable to pay Inheritance tax on the bequests made. The point Is raised that Mr. Leisure had been 111 for a long time before disposing of his farms to his children and Is said to have been given up by the family physician to die. He later rallied rallied however and got on his feet In a way, but It Is said he haB neveT since been a well man, . .