He was a taxgatherer, as Matthew once had been, and had grown rich collecting taxes.
They are merchants, and among them are a taxgatherer and one who dealeth in slaves.
It was the Chancellor who by his attacks on property, adopted "the methods of the Eastern taxgatherer."
He evades neither the taxgatherer nor the recruiting officer.
No legal machinery existed—no taxgatherer, no justice, no jailer.
He's gone to be the guest of that miserable, cheating traitor of a taxgatherer!
The existing system of rating adopted "the methods of the Eastern taxgatherer."
Even the taxgatherer, who was stout, and wore spectacles and a broadbrimmed hat, had the taxes handed through the grating.