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revenue law passed by the British Parliament during the ministry of George Grenville . The first direct tax to be levied on the American colonies, it required that all ...

mentalfloss.com/article/62268/morbid-way-colonists-protested-king-georges-stamp-act

Mar 17, 2017 ... The Stamp Act, which forced British colonies to pay taxes on paper products like playing cards and newspapers, sparked fierce debate and a ...

www.lexrex.com/enlightened/laws/stampact.htm

The Stamp Act was introduced by the British prime minister George Grenville and passed by the British Parliament in 1765 as a means of raising revenue in the ...

www.hobart.k12.in.us/gemedia/amrev/revwar/stampact.htm

When the colonists refused to pay for the stamps, King George III passed the Townshend Acts to collect taxes they weren't getting from the Stamp Act acts were ...

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George Grenville knows that the Sugar Act won't generate enough revenue in the colonies, and so he instructs his secretary in the Treasury, Thomas Whately, ...

northcarolinahistory.org/encyclopedia/stamp-act

Enacted in 1765, the Stamp Act increased British control over the American colonial economy and further angered American colonists by confirming that salutary ...

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Define Stamp Act. Stamp Act synonyms, Stamp Act pronunciation, Stamp Act translation, English dictionary definition of Stamp Act. n a law passed by the British ...

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an act passed by the British Parliament in 1756 that raised revenue from the American Colonies by a duty in the form of a stamp required on all newspapers and ...

teachingushistory.org/tTrove/StampActRes1765.htm

In March of 1765 Parliament passed the Stamp Act. This legislation, which called for a tax to be paid primarily on paper and goods made from paper, was aimed ...