To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer
(1) how much revenue was raised on stamp duty on property in 2006-07 in (a) the United Kingdom and (b) England;
(2) how much revenue was received from stamp duty on (a) residential property and (b) business property in the United Kingdom in 1996-97; and how much is expected to be received in 2007-08.
Estimated stamp duty receipts for 1996-97 for the United Kingdom are given in the following table.
Estimated revenues for total stamp taxes in 2006-07 and projected revenues for total stamp taxes in 2007-08 were published in Table C8 of the Budget 2007 report. The breakdown between stamp taxes on land and property and stamp taxes on shares is as follows:
|Stamp taxes on land and property transactions|
Final figures for stamp duty land tax receipts for 2006-07, including a break down between residential and non-residential, together with national and sub-national breakdowns will be published in September 2007 for 2007-08 it will be published in September 2008.