§ Mr. Douglas
asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury what is estimated to have been the yield of the 2d. stamp duty 34W on cheques in each of the last three financial years?
§ Mr. Assheton
The net receipt from the stamp duty on cheques was follows:
Year £ 1940–41 3,241,833 1941–42 4,192,795 1942–43 (approx.) 3,335,000