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stamp dutynoun [U]

uk   us   UK TAX
a UK ​tax that you ​pay when you ​buy a ​house, ​apartment, etc., or when you ​buyshares: Someone ​buying a medium-sized ​shop in London would ​pay heavystampduty. The only ​entrycost for ​investors in this ​fund is the mandatorystampduty of 0.5% .
(Definition of stamp duty from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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