House of Commons Journal Volume 85
8 April 1830: Schedule - Part the third

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 85: 8 April 1830: Schedule - Part the third', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 85: 1830, pp. 310-311. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=16216 Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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SCHEDULE.-PART THE THIRD.

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THE DUTIES in respect of PROBATES OF WILLS and LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION in England, and Ireland; of Inventories of the Personal or Moveable Estates of Persons decased in Scotland; of LEGACIES and RESIDUES of such Estates in any part of the United Kingdom; and of Successions to such Estates in cases of Intestacy.

SCHEDULE, PART III.
1.-In cases where a Will is left.
PROBATE OF A WILL, and LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION, WITH A WILL ANNEXED, to be granted in England or Ireland.
INVENTORY to be exhibited and recorded in any Commissary Court in Scotland, of the Estate and Effects of any person deceased, who shall have left ANY WILL, TESTAMENT OR TESTAMENTARY DISPOSITION of his or her personal or moveable Estate and Effects, or any part thereof.
Where the Estate and Effects for and in respect of which such Probate or Letters of Administration shall be granted, or whereof such Inventory shall be exhibited and recorded, exclusive of what the deceased shall have been possessed of, or entitled to as a trustee for any other person or persons, and not beneficially, shall be- DUTY
£ s. d.
Above the value of 20£. and under the value of 100£. - 10 -
Of the value of 100£. and under the value of 200£. 2 - -
Of the value of 200£. and under the value of 300£. 5 - -
Of the value of 300£. and under the value of 450£. 8 - -
Of the value of 450£. and under the value of 600£. 11 - -
Of the value of 600£. and under the value of 800£. 15 - -
Of the value of 800£. and under the value of 1,000£. 22 - -
Of the value of 1,000£. and under the value of 1,500£. 30 - -
Of the value of 1,500£. and under the value of 2,000£. 40 - -
Of the value of 2,000£. and under the value of 3,000£. 50 - -
Of the value of 3,000£. and under the value of 4,000£. 60 - -
Of the value of 4,000£. and under the value of 5,000£. 80 - -
Of the value of 5,000£. and under the value of 6,000£. 100 - -
Of the value of 6,000£. and under the value of 7,000£. 120 - -
Of the value of 7,000£. and under the value of 8,000£. 140 - -
Of the value of 8,000£. and under the value of 9,000£. 160 - -
Of the value of 9,000£. and under the value of 10,000£. 180 - -
Of the value of 10,000£. and under the value of 12,000£. 200 - -
Of the value of 12,000£. and under the value of 14,000£. 220 - -
Of the value of 14,000£. and under the value of 16,000£. 250 - -
Of the value of 16,000£. and under the value of 18,000£. 280 - -
Of the value of 18,000£. and under the value of 20,000£. 310 - -
Of the value of 20,000£. and under the value of 25,000£. 350 - -
Of the value of 25,000£. and under the value of 30,000£. 400 - -
Of the value of 30,000£. and under the value of 35,000£. 450 - -
Of the value of 35,000£. and under the value of 40,000£. 525 - -
Of the value of 40,000£. and under the value of 45,000£. 600 - -
Of the value of 45,000£. and under the value of 50,000£. 675 - -
Of the value of 50,000£. and under the value of 60,000£. 750 - -
Of the value of 60,000£. and under the value of 70,000£. 900 - -
Of the value of 70,000£. and under the value of 80,000£. 1,050 - -
Of the value of 80,000£. and under the value of 90,000£. 1,200 - -
Of the value of 90,000£. and under the value of 100,000£. 1,350 - -
Of the value of 100,000£. and under the value of 120,000£. 1,500 - -
Of the value of 120,000£. and under the value of 140,000£. 1,800 - -
Of the value of 140,000£. and under the value of 160,000£. 2,100 - -
Of the value of 160,000£. and under the value of 180,000£. 2,400 - -
Of the value of 180,000£. and under the value of 200,000£. 2,700 - -
Of the value of 200,000£. and under the value of 250,000£. 3,000 - -
Of the value of 250,000£. and under the value of 300,000£. 3,750 - -
Of the value of 300,000£. and under the value of 350,000£. 4,500 - -
Of the value of 350,000£. and under the value of 400,000£. 5,250 - -
Of the value of 400,000£. and under the value of 500,000£. 6,000 - -
Of the value of 500,000£. and under the value of 600,000£. 7,500 - -
Of the value of 600,000£. and under the value of 700,000£. 9,000 - -
Of the value of 700,000£. and under the value of 800,000£. 10,500 - -
Of the value of 800,000£. and under the value of 900,000£. 12,000 - -
Of the value of 900,000£. and under the value of 1,000,000£. 13,500 - -
Of the value of 1,000,000£. and upwards 15,000 - -
2.-In cases where no Will is left.
LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION, WITHOUT A WILL ANNEXED, to be granted in England or Ireland.
INVENTORY to be exhibited and recorded in any Commissary Court in Scotland, of the Estate and Effects of any person deceased, who shall have died WITHOUT LEAVING ANY WILL, TESTAMENT OR TESTAMENTARY DISPOSITION of his or her personal or moveable Estate or Effects, or any part thereof.
Where the Estate and Effects for or in respect of which such Letters of Administration shall be granted, or whereof such Inventory shall be exhibited and recorded, exclusive of what the deceased shall have been possessed of, or entitled to as a trustee for any other person or persons, and not beneficially, shall be- DUTY
£ s. d.
Above the value of 20£. and under the value of 50£. - 10 -
Of the value of 50£. and under the value of 100£. 1 - -
Of the value of 100£. and under the value of 200£. 3 - -
Of the value of 200£. and under the value of 300£. 8 - -
Of the value of 300£. and under the value of 450£. 11 - -
Of the value of 450£. and under the value of 600£. 15 - -
Of the value of 600£. and under the value of 800£. 22 - -
Of the value of 800£. and under the value of 1,000£. 30 - -
Of the value of 1,000£. and under the value of 1,500£. 45 - -
Of the value of 1,500£. and under the value of 2,000£. 60 - -
Of the value of 2,000£. and under the value of 3,000£. 75 - -
Of the value of 3,000£. and under the value of 4,000£. 90 - -
Of the value of 4,000£. and under the value of 5,000£. 120 - -
Of the value of 5,000£. and under the value of 6,000£. 150 - -
Of the value of 6,000£. and under the value of 7,000£. 180 - -
Of the value of 7,000£. and under the value of 8,000£. 210 - -
Of the value of 8,000£. and under the value of 9,000£. 240 - -
Of the value of 9,000£. and under the value of 10,000£. 270 - -
Of the value of 10,000£. and under the value of 12,000£ 300 - -
Of the value of 12,000£. and under the value of 14,000£. 330 - -
Of the value of 14,000£. and under the value of 16,000£. 375 - -
Of the value of 16,000£. and under the value of 18,000£. 420 - -
Of the value of 18,000£. and under the value of 20,000£. 465 - -
Of the value of 20,000£. and under the value of 25,000£. 525 - -
Of the value of 25,000£. and under the value of 30,000£. 600 - -
Of the value of 30,000£. and under the value of 35,000£. 675 - -
Of the value of 35,000£. and under the value of 40,000£. 785 - -
Of the value of 40,000£. and under the value of 45,000£. 900 - -
Of the value of 45,000£. and under the value of 50,000£. 1,010 - -
Of the value of 50,000£. and under the value of 60,000£. 1,125 - -
Of the value of 60,000£. and under the value of 70,000£. 1,350 - -
Of the value of 70,000£. and under the value of 80,000£. 1,575 - -
Of the value of 80,000£. and under the value of 90,000£. 1,800 - -
Of the value of 90,000£. and under the value of 100,000£. 2,025 - -
Of the value of 100,000£. and under the value of 120,000£. 2,250 - -
Of the value of 120,000£. and under the value of 140,000£. 2,700 - -
Of the value of 140,000£. and under the value of 160,000£. 3,150 - -
Of the value of 160,000£. and under the value of 180,000£. 3,600 - -
Of the value of 180,000£. and under the value of 200,000£. 4,050 - -
Of the value of 200,000£. and under the value of 250,000£. 4,500 - -
Of the value of 250,000£. and under the value of 300,000£. 5,625 - -
Of the value of 300,000£. and under the value of 350,000£. 6,750 - -
Of the value of 350,000£. and under the value of 400,000£. 7,875 - -
Of the value of 400,000£. and under the value of 500,000£. 9,000 - -
Of the value of 500,000£. and under the value of 600,000£. 11,250 - -
Of the value of 600,000£. and under the value of 700,000£. 13,500 - -
Of the value of 700,000£. and under the value of 800,000£. 15,750 - -
Of the value of 800,000£. and under the value of 900,000£. 18,000 - -
Of the value of 900,000£. and under the value of 1,000,000£. 20,250 - -
Of the value of 1,000,000£. and upwards 22,500 - -
Exemptions from all Stamp Duties:
Probate of Will, Letters of Administration, and Inventory of the Effects of any common Seaman, Marine or Soldier, who shall be slain or die in the service of His Majesty, His heirs or successors.
Probate of a Will or Letters of Administration of any person who shall have died, entitled to any sum of money deposited in any Savings Bank, and whose whole estate shall be under the value of 50£.
Additional Inventory to be exhibited and recorded in any Commissary Court in Scotland, where the same shall not be liable to a Duty of greater amount than the Duty already paid upon any former Inventory exhibited and recorded of the estate and effects of the same person.
For every Legacy, specific or pecuniary, or of any other description, of the amount or value of 20£. or upwards, given by any will or testamentary instrument of any person, either out of the personal or moveable estate or effects of such person, or out of any personal or moveable estate or effects which such person shall have power to dispose of, or out of, or charged, or rendered a burden upon the real or heritable estate of such person; or out of any monies to arise by the sale, burden, mortgage or other disposition of such real or heritable estate, or any part thereof; or of any real or heritable estate, or the rents or profits thereof, which such person may have a right to burden or affect with the payment of money.
Also for the clear Residue (when devolving to one person) and for every share of the clear Residue (when devolving to two or more persons) of the personal or moveable estate or effects of any person deceased, or of any personal or moveable estate or effects which such person may have had power to dispose of (after deducting debts, funeral expenses, legacies and other charges first payable thereout), whether the title to such residue or any share thereof shall accrue by virtue of any testamentary deed or disposition, or upon a partial or total intestacy, where such residue or share of residue shall be of the amount or value of 20£. or upwards.
And also for the clear Residue (when given to one person) and for every share of the clear Residue (when given to two or more persons) of the monies to arise by the sale burden, mortgage or other disposition of any real or heritable estate directed to be sold, burdened, mortgaged or otherwise disposed of, or of any rents or profits thereof, by any will or testamentary instrument of any person (after deducting debts, funeral expenses, legacies and other charges first made payable thereout, if any) where such residue or share of residue shall amount to 20£. or upwards.
Where any such Legacy or Residue, or any share of such Residue, shall have been given or shall have devolved to or for the benefit of a child of the deceased, or any descendant of a child of the deceased, or to or for the benefit of the father or mother or any lineal ancestor of the deceased; a Duty at and after the rate of One pound per centum on the amount or value thereof Per Cent.
1 - -
Where any such Legacy or Residue, or any share of such Residue, shall have been given or shall have devolved to or for the benefit of a brother or sister of the deceased, or any decendant of a brother or sister of the deceased; a Duty at and after the rate of Three pounds per centum on the amount or value thereof Per Cent.
3 - -
Where any such Legacy or Residue, or any share of such Residue, shall have been given or shall have devolved to or for the benefit of a brother or sister of the father or mother of the deceased, or any descendant of a brother or sister of the father or mother of the deceased; a Duty at and after the rate of Five pounds per centum on the amount of value thereof Per Cent.
5 - -
Where any such Legacy or Residue, or any share of such Residue shall have been given or shall have devolved to or for the benefit of a brother or sister of a grandfather or grandmother of the deceased, or any descendant of a brother or sister of a grandfather or grandmother of the deceased; a Duty at and after the rate of Six pounds per centum on the amount or value thereof Per Cent.
6 - -
And where any such Legacy or Residue, or any share of such Residue, shall have been given or shall have devolved to or for the benefit of any person in any other degree of collateral consanguinity to the deceased than is above described, or to or for the benefit of any illegitimate person or other stranger in blood to the deceased; a Duty at and after the rate of Ten pounds per centum on the amount or value thereof Per Cent.
10 - -
Every Gift which shall have effect as a Donation mortis causâ, and every Gift of any Annuity or by way of Annuity, or of any other partial benefit or interest out of any such estate or effects as aforesaid, shall be deemed a legacy, within the intent and meaning of this Schedule.      
The Value of any Legacy given by way of Annuity, whether payable annually or otherwise, for any life or lives, or for years determinable on any life or lives, or for years, or other period of time, shall be calculated, and the Duty chargeable thereon shall be charged according to the Tables annexed to an Act made in the 36th year of the reign of his late Majesty King George the Third, for regulating certain Duties on Legacies and Shares of Personal Estates, and for granting other Duties thereon in certain cases.
Exemptions:
Legacies and Residues, and shares of Residue of any such estate or effects as aforesaid, given or devolving to or for the benefit of the husband or wife of the deceased, or to or for the benefit of any of the Royal Family.
And all Legacies of Books, Prints, Pictures, Statues, Gems, Coins, Medals, Specimens of Natural History, or other specific articles to any corporate body, or to the Society of Serjeants Inn, or any of the Inns of Court or Chancery, or to any endowed school, in order to be kept and preserved, and not for the purposes of sale.
And all Legacies, Residues and Shares thereof given by the Will, or passing by the Intestacy of any Person who shall have died entitled to any sum of Money deposited in any Savings Bank, and whose whole Estate shall be under the value of 50£.