Friday, Sep 08, 2006

Government cash in on the bubble they aided and abetted. News: That 1bn will do nicely - thank you homebuyers

Homebuyers topped up the Treasurys coffers to the tune of one billion pounds in the three months between April and June, according to a report out this week.

The total stamp duty paid by homebuyers in quarter two was nearly 30% up on the period between January and March, said the Portman Building Society.

What a fiddle!

Posted by tinecu @ 12:42 PM (536 views)
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