Payment of Stamp Duty
Yes. GovHK website accepts various online payment methods (i.e. PPS, VISA, MasterCard, JCB or UnionPay). The payment limits for credit cards and PPS are $5,000 and $100,000 respectively. If the duty amount exceeds the relevant limit, you may choose to pay offline. Please print a payment notice and pay the duty via the existing tax payment methods.
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Yes, but only payments made before the daily cut-off time of your selected payment service will be taken as received on the same day. Payments effected after the daily cut-off time will be taken as received on the following working day.
Yes. If you choose offline payment, the payment effected after the daily cut-off time will be taken as received on the following working day, thus penalty will be imposed for late stamping. However, if you submit the stamping application with online payment under the same electronic transaction, it will be regarded as "in time" application and a stamp certificate will be issued instantly.