This fifth edition is a detailed guide to the law of Irish stamp duty. It sets out the full application of the legislation while enabling practitioners to calculate and process stamp duty. It provides a clear and concise interpretation of the relevant legislation. By way of demonstration, it sets out helpful examples containing calculations. Taking in the entire stamp duty process, this title also covers the Finance Acts of 2008 and 2009, stamp duties for first-time buyers, investors and developers, and Floor Area Certificates. Various forms and tables are contained in the appendices.