Oral Answers to Questions — Transport. – in the House of Commons on 5th April 1927.
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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the total amount of revenue derived from stamps on cheques during the financial years 1913–14 and 1925–26, respectively?
The net receipt in Great Britain of stamp duty from cheques was, for the year 1913–14, £1,225,200, and for the year 1925–26, £3,421,684.
Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that the revenue would be greatly increased if stamps on all receipts were insisted upon?
That is another question.
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