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a tax on legal documents, publications, etc, the payment of which is certified by the attaching or impressing of official stamps
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby stamp duty
stammer, stamnos, stamp, Stamp Act, stamp collecting, stamp duty, stampede, stamper, stamping ground, stamp mill, stamp out
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How to use stamp duty in a sentence
He also proposed to relieve Ireland from the stamp-duty on awards, the loss on which would not exceed 500 a year.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
In like manner the extracts forwarded to parties from their accounts are free from stamp duty and taxation.
Mr. Grenville, Chancellor of the Exchequer, introduced sundry resolutions relative to the imposition of stamp duty in America.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
Do you think the people of America would submit to pay the stamp duty if it was moderated?From Farm House to the White House|William M. Thayer
This testimonial shall be certified by the borough magistrate free of costs and stamp duty.The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection|Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schffle