United States v. Home Title Insurance Co.,
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285 U.S. 191 (1932)
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U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Home Title Insurance Co., 285 U.S. 191 (1932)
United States v. Home Title Insurance Co.
Argued January 19, 1932
Decided March 14, 1932
285 U.S. 191
2. A corporation, organized under the insurance laws of New York, and deriving more than three-fourths of its income from insurance of titles and guaranties of mortgages sold by itself and from services incident to that business, including title examinations and appraisals, held an "insurance company" within the meaning of that term as commonly understood and as used in § 246 of the Revenue Acts of 1921 and 1924. Cf. Bowers v.Lawyers Mortgage Co., supra. P. 285 U. S. 195.
50 F.2d 107 affirmed.
Certiorari, 284 U.S. 606, to review a judgment reversing a judgment for the United States, 41 F.2d 793, in an action against it to recover money paid under protest as capital stock taxes.