§ 52. Sir F. NELSON
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the total amount of revenue derived from stamps on cheques during the financial years 1913–14 and 1925–26, respectively?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
The net receipt in Great Britain of stamp duty from cheques was, for the year 1913–14, £1,225,200, and for the year 1925–26, £3,421,684.
§ Colonel DAY
Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that the revenue would be greatly increased if stamps on all receipts were insisted upon?