Duties Act 1997 No 123
Current version for 1 December 2014 to date (accessed 31 January 2015 at 00:58)
Chapter 4Part 2Section 154

154   Who is liable to pay the duty?

(1)  Duty chargeable under this Part is payable by the person who makes the relevant acquisition, except as provided by subsection (2).
(2)  If a relevant acquisition results from an aggregation of the interests of associated persons, the person who made the relevant acquisition and the associated person or persons are jointly and severally liable for payment of the duty.
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