The creation of the subsidy of 1513 was the key turning point in strengthening central government Tudor power in the period 1485 to 1548. How far do you agree with this view?
A Coggle Diagram about The subsidy / tax ( (Building on Wolsey's success, Cromwell requested the first peace time subsidy in 1534 and this had a chain reaction, Ordinary revenue - land taxes and Fifteenths and Tenths), Tonnage and poundage, Removed burden of taxes from the poorest in society
, Fairer system of taxation - taxed according to wealth:kissing:, Raised more money - £80,000 when kings income was £118,000. The three subsides raised £322,099:, Local officials were monitored by commissioners -eliminated corruption and :fire:), The use of Parliament ( ( (Henry VII passed few laws and mainly used Parliament to Acts of Attainder. , Henry VIII used Parliament to raise taxes for wars with France and Scotland
1529- Used it to tr and annul his marriage with Catherine of Aragon which was a major change. and The Act of Succession (1534) was used to disinherit Mary and to assert future children of Henry and Anne would legitimate heirs. ) and Henry VII rarely used Parliament as his foreign policy was to avoid expensive wars. ), (Henry VIII made himself head of the church after Act in Restraint of Appeals(1533) and Act of Supremacy(1534)- to break with Rome and The Act of Supremacy enhanced the power and status of Parliament because if they wanted to reverse the act it would have to go through Parliament. ), (Henry VII- called Parliament 7 times in 24 years ), Henry VII- Parliament only met to grant taxes and pass laws and ), The development of the Privy Council and Use of trusted ministers - secretaries and Council of the Learned