The Stamp Act of 1765 was an act of the Parliament of Great Britain that imposed
a direct tax on .... American colonists initially objected to the Sugar Act for
economic reasons, but before long the...
The Stamp Act was passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. The new
tax was imposed on all American colonists and required them to pay a tax on ...
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According to UShistory.org, the Stamp Act of 1765 was an attempt on the part of
Great Britain's Parliament to reduce the country's national debt, which had grown
On March 22, 1765, the Stamp Act was passed by Parliament without debate and
was to become effective November 1 of that year. The apparent purpose was ...
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The Stamp Act of 1765 was passed by Parliament to raise money to pay for
British ... Taxing paper products, the Stamp Act was violently opposed by the
colonists ... American Revolution 1763-1775 · What Caused the American
The Stamp Act Controversy. ... rights and liberties of the colonists, and of the
grievances under which they labour, by reason of several late Acts of Parliament.
The role of Stamp Act in the history of the United States of America.
On March 22, 1765, the British Parliament passed the “Stamp Act” to help pay for
British troops stationed in the colonies during the Seven Years' War. The act ...