VOL. 107.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 12 FEBRUARY, 1974.
Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified persons for the posts (4)
of Student Dispensers.
Candidates should have passed
3 subjects at G.C.E. O'Level,
including English Language
Successful applicants will
undertake a 3-year course of
training, which consists of
lectures, practical work and
on-the-job instruction. Success
in the Final Examination will
qualify students for registra-
tion and appointment as Dis-
The Salary Scale is V38-29
$1,800 X $120 $2,520 X
Applications accompanied by two (2)
recent testimonials together with
of qualifications, should be a
r n/ssi s
to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of
Health, Iousing and Local Government,
Kingstown, St. Vincent to reach him not
later than 22nd February, 1974.
29th January, 1974.
The following Act which has been
assented to by His Excellency the Gov-
ernor is published with this issue of the
No. 1 of 1974.-An Act to amend the
Money Lending Ordinance, (Cap.
12th February, 1974.
O. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
S February, 1974.
" ublisbh hy Autdority
28 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY. 12 FEBRUARY, 1974.-(No. 9).
DEPARTMENTAL AND OTlER
.particular'~" mention is directed to the
.fact that the term "income" is deemed
to include not only money but also
allowances in 'kind.
INCOME TAX NOTICE 3. Efforts are being made to send
forms to such persons. It is to be
TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC -. clearly;: understood, however, that the
____.: ee I'oi x Department is under no
y p n b a obligation to send a return form to
Every person, not being an cmp. ny .oeand that a person is not exon-
person is hereby reminded that tie crated from the statutory liability of
latest date for the submission of Income making a return even though a form
Tax Returns for Assessment hr the may not have Wen received from the
year 1974 is 31st March,1974, and that Department.
failure to give notice of chargeability
is an offence against the Income Tax Forams may be obtained, on applica-
Ordinance enidering the person con- tion. at the Revedue Ofeces. at-;George-
cerned liable on tummaary conviction town, Barrouallie, Bequia-'aii Union
to a penalty not exceeding ONE Island, or in any other district from the
THOSAND DOLLARS and in default Police Station situated therein or from
of payment to imprisonai.nt with -or the Income -Tax Department, Kings.
without hard labour for a term not tn were ay per e ing .
ce ~~i~ing- four- L :.jj"Djjth ad ', town,. where any person .requiring.in-
exieding fur: ionthis, aid after formation in connection -therewitt
judgement has been given: for that invited to inquire. .
penalty to- a further penalty of fifty ..
dollars for every dayduring ihicli the
refusal, failure or -neglect to render 4. The form correctly completed
any document continuess. should bea accompanied by all necessary
statements. Specimens of the form
2. EVERY PERSON whose income... of account required from small traders
accruing in, derived from the State or and~ from occupiers or cultivators of
Plsewhere and -wh('cthr rccl'vecl i the land will be supplied on request.
State-or- not for the prec-ding year is
required to sb'bnit- a return in the
piescribced form "notwitLhstandng that
on account of approved deduco"'ions no
tax may eventually be chargeable, and
C. ,. RUSSELL,
(Ag.) Comptroller Inland Revenue.
15th January, 1974.. : .-..
D BY TIIE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING QW:,*
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
L]... .-e ..eats. ]
.J .,: :* *
Act No. 1 of 1974.
RUPERT G. JOHN,
[ L. 8. ] Governor.
6th February, 1974.
AN ACT to amend the Money atdi~ p Ordinance,
[ 6th February, 1974. ]
SBe it enacted by the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty,
by and with the advice and consent of the House of Assembly
of Saint Vincent, and by the authority' of the same,
as follows:- -
S1. This Act may be cited as the Money Lending short title.
S(Amendment) Act, 1974, and shall be read as one with the
Money Lending Ordinance (hereinafter referred to 105.
principal Ordinance) and all amendments thereto .i.
2. The Schedule to the principal Ordina he y sh6\to
repealed and replaced with the following:-- P n ri
_ repeal a
SCHEDULE (Sectio 3 and
(a) On non-insured loans for personal, agricul- /
tural, housing, industrial and ordinary
commercial purposes: provided that nothing 12% per
in this paragraph shall be taken to include centum per
Money Lending (Amendment).
holding of land, speculating in land, sub-
dividing of land, providing of roads, water
or other facilities in land, or any such other
uses of land for purposes of profit;
(b) on insured loans to a maximum of $15,000
to any one person for a period not exceed-
ing 3 years 14% per
(c) on all other loans 14 per cetum
Passed in the House of Assembly this 31st day of January, 1974.
Clerk of the House of Assembly'
PIUNTD BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OJIOE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
[ Price 8 cents. ]