Cassiodorus, praefectus praetorio

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Regestum

Cassiodorus, as the praetorian prefect, remits the collection of tax on wine and corn to the citizens of Concordia, Aquileia and Forum Iulii (Cividale del Friuli) due to a meager harvest. He instructs his tax collector Paul to instead procure the necessary quantity of wine from Istrians who enjoyed a particularly abundant harvest.

Date
Between 533 and 537 according to Mommsen; between 536 and 537 according to Tanzi

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Regestum

Cassiodorus, as praetorian prefect, orders the tribunes of the coast to be prepared to transfer the victuals from Istria to Ravenna by sea.

Date
Between 537 and 538 according to Mommsen; between 526 and 537 according to Tanzi

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Regestum

Cassiodorus, as praetorian prefect, informs the provincials of Istria that a part of their due tax will be commuted in kind.

Date
Between 537 and 538 according to Mommsen; between 536 and 537 according to Tanzi

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Regestum

Cassiodorus, as praetorian prefect, sends Lawrence to Istria to examine the harvests and prepare a report of the yields in order for the taxes to be determined.

Date
Between 537 and 538 according to Mommsen; between 536 and 537 according to Tanzi