§ 3. Motion made and Question proposed, "That there shall be charged upon a note sent by any person carrying on the business of a broker to his principal advising him of the sale or purchase of any goods, wares, or merchandise, the stamp duty following (that is to say):—
§ If the goods, wares or merchandise are—
|Of the value of five pounds and under the value of one hundred pounds||one penny.|
|Of the value of one hundred pounds or upwards||one shilling."|
§ *SIR M. HICKS BEACH
I have been in communication with several brokers and others in London and Liverpool, and I propose to receive a deputation from them next week. I have no desire to do anything which would cause inconvenience to business.
§ MR. T. P. O'CONNOR (Liverpool, Scotland)
I have received representations from my constituents on the matter, but in view of what has just been stated by the right hon. Gentleman I think I may with confidence leave the matter in his hands.