Finance Act, 1975


41.—The duty on bets imposed by section 24 of the Finance Act, 1926 , shall (subject and without prejudice to the provisions of section 20 of the Finance Act, 1931 ) be charged, levied and paid on bets entered into on or after the 20th day of January, 1975, at the rate of twenty per cent. of the amount of the bet in lieu of the rate of fifteen per cent. mentioned in section 40 of the Value-Added Tax Act, 1972 .