Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1872-1914 (2)--Original Data, 1919-1935. From December 1880 To March 1910, Data Were Obtained From Cumulative Annual Totals. The Increase In July 1903 Is Due To A Change In The Tax Rate. Another Slight Change Was Made The Following Month. Actual Figures From April 1910 On. Source: Reichsamt Des Innern (Later Called Reichsministerium Des Innern), Reichsministerialblatt-Central Blatt Fur Das Deutsche Reich
This NBER data series m15010a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 15 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter15.html.
NBER Indicator: m15010a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Receipts From Bills of Exchange Tax for Germany [M1510ADEM553NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M1510ADEM553NNBR/, July 3, 2015.