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Finance Act 1999

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112General amendment of charging provisions

(1)The amount of any stamp duty chargeable ad valorem—

(a)shall be a percentage of the amount specified in the relevant charging provision, and

(b)shall be rounded up (if necessary) to the nearest multiple of £5.

(2)The amount of every fixed stamp duty shall be £5.

(3)The provisions of Schedule 13 to this Act have effect in place of Schedule 1 to the [1891 c. 39(N.I.).] Stamp Act 1891, and certain related enactments, so far as they relate to the instruments (other than bearer instruments) chargeable to duty and the method of calculation and rates of duty.

(4)The consequential amendments in Schedule 14 to this Act have effect.

(5)The percentage rates specified in Schedule 13 and the enactments amended by Schedule 14 correspond to the rates of duty generally in force at the passing of this Act.

  • In the case of an instrument in relation to which there was then in force transitional provision in connection with an earlier change in the rate of duty having the effect that a different rate applied, the new or amended provisions have effect as if a reference to a percentage corresponding to that different rate were substituted.

(6)This section has effect in relation to instruments executed on or after 1st October 1999.

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