Osborne has said that stamp duty will be eliminated on AIM shares (noting that in parts of Europe they are introducing a financial transaction tax as he will scrap one).
No stamp duty on AIM-listed shares. Does this mean a rush for small-cap mining/oil and gas shares? #cityambudget— Cathy Adams (@Cathman) March 20, 2013
Stamp duty axed on growth shares. V good - but why not extend to all firms?— Allister Heath (@AllisterHeath) March 20, 2013