Finance Act 1945

  • repealed
  • Finance Act 1945: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).

Reprint as at 3 June 2017

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Finance Act 1945

Public Act
1945 No 2
Date of assent
26 July 1945
26 July 1945

Finance Act 1945: repealed, on 3 June 2017, by section 3(1) of the Statutes Repeal Act 2017 (2017 No 23).


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Treasury.


1Short Title
2Authorising payments from accounts under Marketing Act 1936 for purposes of stabilisation
3Authorising investment of Public Account cash balance in Government securities
4Increasing limits of amounts chargeable against General Imprest and General Services [Repealed]
5General salary increase not to be taken into account in fixing maximum remuneration of retired public servants and teachers who are temporarily re-employed [Repealed]
6This Part to be read with Stamp Duties Act 1923 [Repealed]
7Authorising Assistant Commissioners to reduce or remit penalty for late presentation for stamping [Repealed]
8Increasing duty on certain deeds not chargeable with ad valorem duty [Repealed]
9Transfers of shares to be chargeable with duty as deeds if exempt from conveyance duty [Repealed]
10Annual license duty payable by agents of foreign insurers [Repealed]
11Exemption from duty of guarantees for less than £20 [Repealed]
12Assistant Commissioners may determine adequacy of consideration on transfers of land [Repealed]
13Authorising and validating successive securities under Local Bodies’ Loans Act 1926 [Repealed]
14Requiring consent of Local Government Loans Board to extensions of loans for more than 1 year [Repealed]
15Authorising local authorities to make grants to dependants of deceased employees
16Duration and termination of the war defined [Repealed]
17Members of General Assembly not to be disqualified by receipt of remuneration as members of the Royal Commission on Licensing
18Moneys owing by trading companies and bearing interest deemed to be borrowed under contracts of deposit
Reprint notes

An Act to make provision with respect to public finance and other matters