Stamp Duty

Tax tip! When you buy shares over £1000 you have to pay stamp duty of 0.5% on the transaction. Read more…

Stamp duty on share transactions Stamp duty is the oldest of our surviving taxes – dating as far back as 1694 – although the scope of the tax has considerably reduced over time and is now entirely limited to paper transactions in shares. Stamp Duty is generally payable on non-electronic share deals on transactions valued …

Tax tip! When you buy shares over £1000 you have to pay stamp duty of 0.5% on the transaction. Read more… Read More »