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Acquisition file

12 Mar 1979-18 Mar 1980


Acquisition file


12 Mar 1979-18 Mar 1980

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Correspondence between the National Gallery and Tate regarding the settlement of Mrs S. Walzer's will, which is complicated through the question of whether the bequest will be sufficient to avoid death duties on her estate. Correspondence regarding the bequest forming a settlement in lieu of tax with the Treasury. Letters from Michael Kauffmann, executor of Mrs Walzer's will, to Michael Levey, summarizing issues relating to death duties. Copy of relevant passages from will; correspondence clarifying the wording required for display labels.

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