REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE
Published by Authority
|NO. 16]||Friday, September 19||[2008|
The following Act was passed by Parliament on 25th August 2008 and assented to by the President on 10th September 2008:—
Estate Duty (Abolition) Act 2008
(No. 13 of 2008)
S R NATHAN
Date of Commencement: 15th February 2008
An Act to amend the Estate Duty Act (Chapter 96 of the 2005 Revised Edition) to provide for the abolition of estate duty.
Be it enacted by the President with the advice and consent of the Parliament of Singapore, as follows:
1. This Act may be cited as the Estate Duty (Abolition) Act 2008 and shall be deemed to have come into operation on 15th February 2008.
2. The Estate Duty Act (referred to in this Act as the principal Act) is amended by inserting, immediately after section 2, the following section:
3. Section 5 of the principal Act is amended by inserting, immediately after the words “28th February 1996” in paragraph (e), the words “and before 15th February 2008”.