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Stamp Duty

March 16, 2006

Question written on 16/03/2006

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what projections he has made for revenue from stamp duty on share transactions in each of the next three financial years.

Answered by Ivan Lewis

Estimated and projected revenues for total Stamp Taxes in 200506 and 200607 are published in Table B14 of the pre-Budget 2005 report. The components of these estimates which relate to Stamp Taxes on share transactions are as follows:Stamp Taxes on share transactions( billion)2005063.22006073.6