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Code of Virginia
Title 58.1. Taxation
Chapter 37. License Taxes
12/4/2020

§ 58.1-3726. Fortune-tellers, clairvoyants and practitioners of palmistry.

For the purpose of license taxation pursuant to § 58.1-3703, any person who, for compensation, shall pretend to tell fortunes, assume to act as a clairvoyant, or to practice palmistry or phrenology shall be deemed a fortune-teller. No license tax on fortune-tellers imposed pursuant to this chapter shall exceed $1,000 per year. The governing body of any county, city or town may provide that any person who engages in business as a fortune-teller without the license required shall be guilty of a Class 3 misdemeanor.

Code 1950, § 58-377.1; 1982, c. 633; 1984, c. 675.

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