Definition of Revenue stamp

1. Noun. A small piece of adhesive paper that is put on an object to show that a government tax has been paid.

Exact synonyms: Stamp
Generic synonyms: Piece Of Paper, Sheet, Sheet Of Paper

Definition of Revenue stamp

1. Noun. A stamp to affix as proof that the tax due on the marked product has been paid ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Revenue Stamp

revenue bill
revenue bills
revenue bond
revenue enhancement
revenue land
revenue raising
revenue sharing
revenue sharing grant
revenue stamp (current term)
revenue stamps
revenue tariff

Literary usage of Revenue stamp

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. United States Supreme Court Reports by United States Supreme Court, Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, LEXIS Law Publishing (1901)
"In a paper revenue stamp for indicating the contents of a cask, and thereon a number designating the number of gallons or other measure, ..."

2. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1901)
"Written instruments requiring an internal revenue stamp are not null and void, unless the omission to stamp was with intent to evade the act of Congress. ..."

3. United States Compiled Statutes, Annotated, 1916: Embracing the Statutes of by United States, John Allan Mallory (1917)
"A revenue stamp on a note may ns well be canceled by the initials of the payee ... The sufficiency of the cancellation of a revenue stamp is not affected by ..."

4. Our Tropical Possessions in Malayan India: Being a Descriptive Account of by John Cameron (1865)
"... and Pawnbrokers' Farms—Expedience of a Gambling Farm—Its Value—Evils of the present Attempt to restrict the Vice—Land Revenue—Stamp Tax—Municipal ..."

5. A Digest of the Decisions of the Courts of Last Resort of the Several States by Stewart Rapalje (1891)
"When a promissory note for $120, mad« June 20, 1865, and bearing only a five-cent internal revenue stamp, was offered in evidence, — held, 1. ..."

6. Reports of Cases in Law and Equity in the Supreme Court of the State of New York by Oliver Lorenzo Barbour, New York (State). Supreme Court (1870)
"On the trial, he also moved to dismiss the appeal, for want of the revenue stamp. The defendant offered to show, by affidavit, that the omission to stamp ..."

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