1.5% Stamp Tax Charge: Continuity or Change?

Tax Journal
October 19, 2023

Cooley lawyers David Wilson and Jack Jones coauthored an article in Tax Journal on the UK government’s announcement that it intends to repeal the 1.5% charge to UK stamp taxes on issuances of securities and any ‘exempt capital-raising transfer’ to a depositary receipt issuer or clearance service with effect from 1 January 2024, and associated draft legislation.

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