S. W. Flynn v. R. D. Hunnicutt, County Clerk of Blount Cty TN

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
S. W. Flynn v. R. D. Hunnicutt, County Clerk of Blount Cty TN
Case Date: 
1942
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Taxation, Unlawful

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
79
Notes / Description: 

Flynn owned & operated 2 28 person passenger busses, to transport workers from the town of Alcoa to the Reduction Plant of the Aluminum Company of America. Hunnicutt, as county clerk, imposed a luxury tax on Flynn of $11 per seat on his busses. Flynn insisted that he was only required to pay $3 per seat.