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Pursuant to the Act of February 20, 1813, and the Act of December 21, 1814, Virginia issued embossed revenue stamped paper.  The taxes authorized by the 1813 Act were in effect May 1, 1813 through April 30, 1815.  The taxes authorized by the 1814 Act were in effect May 1, 1815 through February 27, 1816.  Stamps were issued in the following denominations: 4¢, 6¢, 10¢, 12¢, 20¢, 25¢, 37¢, 45¢, 50¢, 70¢, 75¢, 95¢, 100¢, 120¢, 125¢, 145¢, 150¢, 170¢, 175¢, 195¢, and 200¢.  The 145¢, 150¢, 170¢, and 195¢ are not known to exist.

The Acts applied to note and bills made payable or negotiable or paid or negotiated at a public bank in Virginia.  The rates from May 1, 1813 to April 30, 1815, were:

 Above $20 and not exceeding $100 10¢
 Above $100 and not exceeding $500 25¢
 Above $500 and not exceeding $1,000 50¢
 Above $1,000 and not exceeding $2,000 75¢
 Above $2,000 and not exceeding $3,000 $1.00
 Above $3,000 and not exceeding $4,000 $1.25
 Above $4,000 and not exceeding $5,000 $1.50
Every $1,000 above $5,000 25¢ additional

From May 1, 1815 to February 27, 1816, the tax rates were as follows:

 Above $20 and not exceeding $100
 Above $100 and not exceeding $200
 Above $200 and not exceeding $500 12¢
 Above $500 and not exceeding $1,000 25¢
 Above $1,000 and not exceeding $1,500 37¢
 Above $1,500 and not exceeding $2,000 50¢
 Above $2,000 and not exceeding $3,000 75¢
 Above $3,000 and not exceeding $4,000 $1.00
 Above $4,000 and not exceeding $5,000 $1.25
 Above $5,000 and not exceeding $7,000 $1.75
 Above $7,000 and not exceeding $8,000 $2.00
Every $1,000 above $8,000 25¢ additional

Virginia revenues are scarce on full documents; however, they are more commonly seen as die-cuts.  These die-cut stamps are remainders that were redeemed to the state after the tax expired.

 

   
4¢ (RM305a) 6¢ (RM306a)
 
 12¢ (RM308a)
   
20¢ (RM309a) 25¢ (RM310a)
 
 37¢ (RM311a)
 
50¢ (RM313a)
   
 75¢ (RM315a) 100¢ (RM317 detail)
   
 125¢ (RM319a) 175¢ (RM323a)

 

Richmond, Virginia, October 9, 1815, promissory note in the amount of $98.58.  Taxed 6¢ with a Virginia embossed revenue in error.  This note was subject to both Federal tax (5¢ for a note above $50 but not more than $100) and Virginia tax (4¢ for a note above $20 and not exceeding $100), but does not have a Federal embossed revenue stamp.

 Richmond, Virginia, January 3, 1816, promissory note in the amount of $205.32.  Taxed 25¢ with a Virginia embossed revenue in error.  This note was subject to both Federal tax (25¢ for a note above $200 but not more than $500) and Virginia tax (12¢ for a note above $200 and not exceeding $500), but does not have a Federal embossed revenue stamp.

Richmond, Virginia, May 1815, promissory note in the amount of $1,080, payable in 60 days.  Subject to a Federal tax of 75¢ for an amount above $1,000, but not over $1,500 (RM279) and a state tax of 37¢ (RM311b), again based on an amount above $1,000 but not over $1,500.

Richmond, Virginia, May 26, 1815, promissory note in the amount of $2,500, payable in 60 days.  Subject to a Federal tax of $1.50 for an amount above $2,000, but not over $3,000 (RM281) and a state tax of 75¢ (RM315b), again based on an amount above $2,000 but not over $3,000.

Richmond, Virginia, March 17, 1815, promissory note in the amount of $2,500, payable in 60 days.  Subject to a Federal tax of $1.50 for an amount above $2,000, but not over $3,000 (RM281) and a state tax of 75¢ (RM315b), again based on an amount above $2,000 but not over $3,000.  As the note was issued in March, 1815, the Virginia tax should have been $1.00, rather than 75¢, but it appears that the tax was paid based on the rates in effect when the note was paid.

 Richmond, Virginia, August 18, 1815, promissory note in the amount of $3,550, payable in 60 days.  Subject to a Federal tax of $2.00 for an amount above $3,000, but not over $4,000 (RM282) and a state tax of 100¢ (RM317b), again based on an amount above $3,000 but not over $4,000.