Oct. 1, 1823

Royal order, issued by Frederick VI, King of Denmark, to the Undersheriff of Copenhagen [Present-day Denmark]: “Resolved: that the Undersheriff of Copenhagen shall collect the arrears incurred by the members of the Mosaic faith community, of the contribution to be made against the expenses of the said community, according to the annual taxation lists, and may charge, as a salary for himself, an additional 4 percent of the amount he collects, i.e., the equivalent of the arrears.”
Cohen, Asser Daniel. De Mosaiske troesbekjenderes stilling i Danmark forhen og nu: historisk fremstillet i et tidsløb af naesten 200 aar, tilligemed alle lovsteder og offentlige foranstaltninger dem angaande, som ere udkomne fra 1651 til 1836. [The position of the Mosaic believers in Denmark, before and now: historically produced over a period of nearly 200 years, as well as all laws and public measures relating to the same which were published from 1651 to 1836]. Forfatterens: Odense (Denmark), 1837. Page 245. Researched by Dominik Jacobs 6/17/2020