Tyee Realty Co. v. Anderson - 240 U.S. 115 (1916)
U.S. Supreme Court
Tyee Realty Co. v. Anderson, 240 U.S. 115 (1916)
Tyee Realty Co. v. Anderson
No. 393, 394
Argued October 14, 15, 1915
Decided February 21, 1916
240 U.S. 115
Brushaber v. Un. Pac. R. Co., ante, p. 240 U. S. 1, followed to effect that the Income Tax provisions of the Tariff Act of 1913 are not unconstitutional either because not sanctioned by the Sixteenth Amendment and otherwise beyond the general taxing power of Congress or because of its retroactive operation for a designated period, or because of discriminations, inequalities or progressive increases on incomes of individuals or the method provided for computing income of corporations.
The facts, which involve the constitutionality and construction of the Income Tax Law of 1913, are stated in the opinion.