Origin of receivable
Examples from the Web for receivable
The bank capital was gone, and no one had money that was receivable for taxes.Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama|Walter L. Fleming
These notes are receivable by the Government for all dues except customs.
The money was receivable in taxes, nominally redeemable in coin, and made a legal tender.Principles of Political Economy|Arthur Latham Perry
The bills were receivable for taxes, and the thirteen colonies were pledged for their redemption.
These notes were from two shillings to ten pounds, and were receivable for dues at the Treasury.