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stamp duty


in UK, duty verified with postage stamp in the United Kingdom, a duty that is payable on some legal documents and is shown to have been paid by a stamp being affixed to the document

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Definitions of ’stamp duty’ and meaning of ’stamp duty’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’stamp duty’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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