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Orders of the Day — Finance Bill — [1st Allotted Day]: New Clause 20 — Stamp duty and stamp duty reserve tax: power to extend exceptions relating to recognised exchanges (3 Jul 2002)

Ruth Kelly: New clause 20, amendments Nos. 19 to 24 and new schedule 1 all extend existing stamp duty exemptions and reliefs. New clause 20 extends the exemption from stamp duty and stamp duty reserve tax for recognised intermediaries and for stock lending while the amendments and the new schedule ensure that subsale relief applies to contracts brought into charge under clause 114. At present, the stamp...

Leasehold Reform: Finance Bill [Money] (18 Jul 2000)

...Finance Bill, it is expedient to authorise the deduction of sums from the gross revenues of the department of the Commissioners of Inland Revenue for the purpose of making payments in respect of stamp duty paid on instruments— (a) executed in the period beginning with 22nd March 2000 and ending with the day on which the Finance Bill is passed, and(b) stamped on or before the day on...

Orders of the Day — Finance (No. 2) Bill: Stamp Duty on Conveyance or Transfer on Sale (27 Apr 1998)

Nick Gibb: ...Friend is right. It applies to all assets of a business, including intellectual property. It can also apply to one's debtors. If a company has any assets transferred by document—cash, even—the stamp duty is applied to the value of those assets As my right hon. Friend the Member for Wells (Mr. Heathcoat-Amory) said, a large company that takes legal advice from leading solicitors and...

Orders of the Day — Ways and Means: 31. Stamp Duty (Reconstructions etc.) (24 Mar 1986)

...18 to the Finance Act 1980 (demergers) for sub-paragraph (1) there shall be substituted— (1) If a document executed solely for the purpose of effecting an exempt distribution is chargeable with stamp duty under the heading 'Conveyance or Transfer on Sale' in Schedule 1 to the Stamp Act 1891, the rate at which the duty is charged under that heading shall be the rate of 50p for every £100...

Public Bill Committee: Finance Bill: Clause 113 - Contracts for the sale of an estate or interest in land chargeable as conveyances (18 Jun 2002)

Ruth Kelly: Clause 113 is another element of our anti-avoidance package. It aims to discourage companies from deliberately not completing large deals in land and buildings to avoid paying stamp duty. Property transactions have two stages—contract followed by completion—and stamp duty normally applies on completion. Companies have been using contracts, which they believe are not stampable under...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Stamp Duty (12 Feb 2001)

Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay: asked Her Majesty's Government: Why the rates of stamp duty on the purchase of residential and commercial property are identical; and Whether the same economic and fiscal arguments apply to changes in the rate of stamp duty on residential property, particularly houses costing over £500,000, as on commercial property; and What practical difficulties of duty assessment or collection would...

Orders of the Day — Financial Statement.: Inland Revenue Receipts. (19 Apr 1920)

Mr. CHAMBERLAIN: The excess in the stamp duties was due to the extraordinary amount of business liable to Stamp Duty. Floatations of companies, sales of land, and other transactions subject to Stamp Duties showed a phenomenal expansion.

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill.: Clause 26. — (Relief in Respect of Dominion Income Tax.) (7 Jul 1920)

Clauses 32 (Stamp duty on scrip certificates, etc.), 33 (Stamp duty on transfers of stocks and marketable securities), and 34 (Stamp duty on transfer of certain Colonial and Foreign stocks) ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Orders of the Day — Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation: 51. Stamp Duty: Exemption on Grants Transfers to Charities, etc. (15 Mar 1982)

(2) An instrument in respect of which stamp duty is not chargeable by virtue only of paragraph (1) of this Resolution shall not be treated as duty stamped unless it is stamped in accordance with section 12 of the Stamp Act 1891 with a stamp denoting that it is not chargeable with any duty.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (7 Nov 2002)

Ruth Kelly:

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (7 Nov 2002)

Mr Howard Flight: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) how many applications have been received for relief from stamp duty on houses worth less than #150,000; (2) what he estimates the total amounts of stamp duty is that purchasers have saved from the abolition of stamp duty on houses worth less than #150,000.

Written Answers — Treasury: Residential Stamp Duty (7 Sep 2004)

Ruth Kelly: Estimates of the revenue from stamp duty on residential property in 1996–97, 2001–02 and 2002–03 are given at duty/03IRl52.pdf. Estimates of the revenue from stamp duty on residential property for 2003–04 will be published later in the year. Projections for 2004–05 are not available.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (19 Dec 2005)

Ivan Lewis: Estimated and projected revenues for total stamp taxes in 2005–06 and 2006–07 are published in Table B14 of the pre-Budget 2006 report. The component of the duty attributable to land and property (Stamp Duty Land Tax) is given in the following table: £ billion Stamp duty land tax 2005–06 7.0 2006–07 7.8

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (26 Apr 2006)

Ivan Lewis: In 2004–05 the Inland Revenue issued 82,302 penalty notices for late filed stamp duty land tax (SDLT) and stamp duty cases. The Inland Revenue did not record how many of those notices were for transactions where the SDLT or stamp duty payable was nil.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (13 Jul 2006)

Edward Balls: Forecasts of yield are made at Budget time on a fiscal year basis. The forecast is published in table C8 which aggregates stamp duty on property with that on shares. A retrospective analysis of yield from residential and commercial stamp duty land tax (stamp duty on property) is published in the autumn.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (11 Dec 2006)

Edward Balls: The estimated amount of stamp duty land tax for 2005-06 arising from residential transactions, by stamp duty land tax band, is given at: Estimates of stamp duty land tax for 2006-07, arising from residential transactions, will be published next September.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duties (26 Mar 2007)

Edward Balls: The average stamp duty land tax paid on right to buy transactions in 2005-06 was estimated at £200. The average includes transactions which paid no stamp duty land tax either because the price of the property was below the stamp duty land tax threshold, or because of disadvantaged area relief.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty (28 Mar 2007)

Adam Price: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what exemptions there are to stamp duty on new houses in Wales; what the cut-off threshold is on stamp duty in Wales; what plans he has for changes in the stamp duty system in Wales; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Justice: Stamp Duties (8 Oct 2007)

Bridget Prentice: Her Majesty's Land Registry does not collate data relating to stamp duty land tax including number of new zero carbon homes that will qualify for a stamp duty land tax relief, because this data will be collated by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs who are responsible for administering stamp duty land tax.

Written Answers — Treasury: Stamp Duty Land Tax (1 Sep 2008)

Eric Pickles: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 14 May 2008, Official Report, columns 1625-6W, on stamp duties, (1) whether an energy performance certificate can be used to indicate compliance with zero-carbon status for stamp duty purposes; (2) how many dwellings have been subject to stamp duty tax relief on zero carbon homes.

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