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Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (19 Feb 2007)

Edward Balls: Based on HMRC administrative data from 2005-06, very slightly under half (around 48 per cent.) of all residential transactions do not bear stamp duty as a consequence of falling under the lowest stamp duty land tax price threshold or of benefiting from disadvantaged area relief. Due to the significantly lower price profile of properties bought by first time buyers, compared to all residential...

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill.: New Clause. — (Reduction of duty in Ulf-case of certain transfers of stocks and marketable securities.) (14 Jul 1920)

(1) Where stock is transferred on sale to a dealer or his nominee and the transfer bears, in addition to the stamp denoting the duty, an impressed stamp (hereinafter referred to as "the supplementary stamp") denoting that it has been stamped under the provisions of this Section, the maximum duty chargeable on the transfer shall, subject to the provisions of this Section, be ten shillings:

Orders of the Day — Ways and Means: Loan Capital, Bonds, Mortgages, &C. (22 Apr 1947)

21. "That— (a) the stamp duty charged on loan capital under Section eight of the Finance Act, 1899, shall be double that now chargeable;(b) the stamp duties charged under or by reference to the headings' Bond, Covenant or Instrument 'and' Mortgage, Bond, Debenture, Covenant and Warrant of Attorney' in the first Schedule to the Stamp Act, 1891, shall be double those now chargeable; and(c)...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (5 Mar 2003)

John Healey: There have been 758 commercial transactions in disadvantaged electoral wards which have been exempted from stamp duty between the introduction of the relief at the end of November 2001 and the end of January 2003 . The value of the stamp duty relief given amounts to £749,010. Relief for all transactions (including commercial) in exempted wards is currently restricted to those where the value...

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill.: New Clause. — (Relief from transfer stamp duty in case of transfer of property as between associated companies.) (7 Jul 1930)

(1) Stamp duty under the heading "Conveyance or Transfer on Sale" in the First Schedule to the Stamp Act, 1891, shall not be chargeable on an instrument to which this section applies: Provided that no such instrument shall be deemed to be duly stamped unless either it is stamped with the duty to which it would but for this section be liable or it has in accordance with the provisions of...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (23 May 2006)

Edward Balls: The following table gives the numbers and proportion of property transactions above the stamp duty threshold in England and Wales in each year since 2000. Figures for 2005 will be published in June 2006. Number of property transactions above lowest stamp duty threshold (Thousands) As proportion of total transactions (Percentage) 2000 791 55 2001 913 63 2002 1,049 66 ...

Public Bill Committee: Finance Bill: Clause 109 - Temporary statutory effect of House of Commons resolution (10 Jun 2014)

Cathy Jamieson: The clause is a purely procedural one, which addresses the parliamentary machinery for introducing legislation and amends provisions relating to the House of Commons resolutions for stamp duty contained in the Finance Act 1973. Those resolutions,  which can be used to vary or abolish stamp duty, have temporary statutory effect until replaced by an Act of Parliament. The clause ensures that,...

Written Answers — Deputy Prime Minister: Stamp Duty (18 Apr 2006)

Yvette Cooper: There is no complete house price data available that identifies first-time buyers. Estimates from the Regulated Mortgage Survey, show that almost half the first-time buyers paid no stamp duty as the value of their property was below the stamp duty threshold. This estimate does not allow for buyers in Enterprise Areas where the threshold is higher. Averaging the stamp duty paid across all...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty Land Tax: Shared Ownership Schemes (14 May 2008)

Eric Pickles: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 21 April 2008, Official Report, columns 1685-86W, on stamp duty land tax: shared ownership schemes (1) whether (a) Social Homebuy and (b) New Build Homebuy are shared ownership or shared equity schemes for the purposes of the stamp duty land tax rule; (2) whether the homebuyer, when purchasing the final 20 per cent. of the...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (15 Jun 2005)

Ivan Lewis: Estimated and projected revenues for total stamp taxes in 2004–05 and 2005–06 are published in Table C8 of the Budget 2005 report. The Stamp Duty Land Tax component of these figures is estimated at £6.3 billion in 2004–05 and £6.7 billion in 2005–06. Separate estimates for Stamp Duty Land Tax receipts for 2004–05 from both residential and commercial property will be published...

Oral Answers to Questions — Medicine Stamp Duties. (6 Apr 1937)

Sir Robert Bird: ...(1) whether he is aware of the great anxiety felt by those members of the Pharmaceutical Society who are engaged in trade over the recommendations in the report of the Select Committee on Medicine Stamp Duties; and whether it is his intention to introduce legislation implementing the recommendations wholly or in part; (2) what steps it is his intention to take for terminating the loss to...

Public Bill Committee: Finance Bill: New clause 17 - Stamp duty and OFEX (25 Jun 2002)

Mr Howard Flight: I beg to move, That the clause be read a Second time. The new clause is designed to exempt from stamp duty the market-making activities of OFEX in line with the market-making activities of the main official list stocks, alternative investment market stocks of the rest of the London market, and any OFEX stocks in Europe. It was an accidental anomaly that OFEX was excluded from the stamp duty...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (7 Nov 2006)

Stephen Timms: Estimates of amounts of stamp duty payable on property transactions in 2005-06 for each local authority in the United Kingdom were deposited in the House of Commons Library in response to a parliamentary written question from the hon. Member for Hammersmith and Fulham (Mr. Hands) on 26 June 2006, Official Report, columns 94-95W. Information on the amounts of stamp duty payable from...

Orders of the Day — 53. Stamp Duty (Seven Year Leases) (27 Mar 2000)

(14) In this Resolution— additional duty", in relation to an instrument, means additional stamp duty chargeable on the instrument as a result of paragraph (1);the appropriate amount of duty", in relation to an instrument, means the stamp duty that would have been chargeable on the instrument if paragraph (1) had had statutory effect when it was executed; andthe commencement date" means 28th...

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill: Clause 30. — (Conveyances on Sale, etc.) (15 Jul 1958)

Mr Graham Page: Can my right hon. Friend clear up one point? If a conveyance is dated any time between 5th July and 1st August and advantage is taken of the twenty-eight days in which to stamp it and it is stamped on 1st August or later, does it get the benefit of the reduced Stamp Duty or, where there are no Stamp Duties now, does it escape them altogether?

Public Bill Committee: Finance Bill: Clause 10 (21 May 2009)

David Gauke: I welcome the Economic Secretary to his first participation in this year’s Finance Bill. As he has stated, clause 10 raises the stamp duty threshold from  £125,000 to £175,000. More precisely, it extends the existing holiday to 1 January 2010, rather than 2 September 2009. It is not a dishonourable action for the Government to try to help the housing market, so our criticisms are not...

Localism Bill (Ways and Means) (17 May 2011)

..., That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Localism Bill, it is expedient to authorise— (a) the making of provision in relation to income tax, corporation tax, capital gains tax, stamp duty, stamp duty land tax or stamp duty reserve tax in connection with a transfer of property, rights or liabilities by or under the Act; and (b) the making of provision for a body not to be...

Finance (No. 2) Bill [Ways and Means]: New Clause 9 — Energy efficiency and water conservation: fiscal and economic report (4 Jul 2006)

John Healey: ...I will not; the hon. Gentleman has only just come into the debate. Thirdly, I point out to my hon. Friends who may be tempted to consider the proposals that a large number of buyers are exempt from stamp duty. Last year, at the Budget, we doubled the starting threshold for stamp duty to £120,000. This year, we increased it to £125,000 and have thus taken 400,000 homes a year out of the...

Stamp Duty Land Tax (Temporary Relief) Bill: Reduced rates of SDLT on residential property for a temporary period (13 Jul 2020)

Jesse Norman: This Bill increases the nil rate band of stamp duty land tax from £125,000 to £500,000 from 8 July 2020 and runs until 31 March 2021. If I may, I will speak to clauses 1 and 2, and also to new clause 1 tabled in the name of the Leader of the Opposition. This Bill contains two clauses. Clause 1 provides for the thresholds at which stamp duty land tax is due on residential property to be...

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty Land Tax (18 Nov 2013)

David Gauke: HMRC's published Stamp Tax Statistics include breakdowns of the amount of stamp duty land tax (SDLT) collected at each SDLT rate. These can be found at the following address (Table 3.1): .pdf In 2012-13, a total of £4.04 billion of SDLT was collected from residential property transactions where the consideration was £2 million or...

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