Documentary stamp tax is an excise tax imposed on certain documents executed, delivered, or recorded in florida the most common examples are. The first stamp shows an attempt to turn a used revenue into a postally used stamp by applying a genuine cancel over the top of the pen cancellation the second stamp looks like a genuine postally used stamp but in fact has a registrar general cancel. It is a great questions that i get asked many times revenue stamps are generally used to affix on receipts, as the government expects a small tax to be paid on all transactions over and above rs5000 in regards to you question as to where you can. The first revenue stamps in the united states were used briefly during colonial times, among the most notable usage involved the stamp actlong after independence, the first revenue stamps printed by the united states government were issued in the midst of the american civil war, prompted by the urgent need to raise revenue to pay for the great costs it incurred. Vol xxiii no 2 september 2012 page 81 the revenue journal state revenue stamps of the usa scott troutman the united states is comprised of ﬁfty states and the district of columbia.
Once the stamp is shipped, no refund will be given while most of the times, the stamps will arrive on time, there may be circumstances and delays that usps (united states postal service) may experience. Today at 1898 revenues we present an exciting find of a tax stamp from that bond, with the prominent cancel, t a r i taught a basic revenue stamp collecting. Media in category revenue stamps of mexico the following 179 files are in this category, out of 179 total.
Taxpaids - non-scott-listed us revenues introduction to united states revenue stamps by richard friedberg covers some material on taxpaids, and back issues of the. Esj van dam ltd canadian revenue stamp dealer since 1970. Definition of revenue stamp: stamps affixed to deeds and other documents to indicate the payment of the state's transfer tax.
Revenue stamp definition, a stamp showing that a governmental tax has been paid see more. Nebraska documentary stamp tax computation table consideration or market value tax 001- 1,00000 225 50,00001- 51,00000 11475 100,00001- 101,00000 22725. If you have a photograph from the civil war era, check the back as you may find a revenue stamp the united states government financed a portion of the war using tax stamps the us treasury department, under an act of congress, issued legislation on august 1, 1864 that required photographers to. The seven major-type beer tax us revenue stamps shown above were introduced in 1878 these us revenue stamps were printed by the national banknote co, and they are all inscribed series of 1878.
Home victoria revenue stamps issn 1836-0084 this is a 'work in progress' from a series of on line catalogues to help the collector and dealer alike. Hi please tell whether to affix revenue stamp in my rent receipt for rs 2500 per month and also please tell me what is the maximum amount upto which. In japan, the revenue stamp (shuunyuu inshi) is required by law to be placed on certain types of documents and for transactions over a specific amount.
Revenue stamp definition is - a stamp (as on a cigar box) for use as evidence of payment of a tax a stamp (as on a cigar box) for use as evidence of payment of a tax see the full definition. An overview of the types of revenue stamps listed in the specialized catalog of us stamps & covers published by scott. Find great deals on ebay for revenue stamps shop with confidence.