Solicitor-approved stock transfer form. Easy-to-use share transfer template. Download form with expert guidance.
This download changed on 6 April to incorporate the changes introduced by HMRC. A new certificate has been added to the reverse of the stock transfer form, to be completed when a share transfer is 'otherwise' exempt from stamp duty or no chargeable consideration is given for the transfer.
This stock transfer form is one of the legal documents used following the incorporation of a company. It's used to record share transfer in a private company from one shareholder to another.
This stock transfer form download lets you transfer the legal ownership of company shares to somebody else.
Drafted by solicitors for straightforward completion, this Stock transfer form download, in a PDF format, includes expert guidance on how to fill the form in.
The Stock Transfer Form is suitable for use when transferring the ownership of shares issued by a company registered in England, Wales or Scotland and includes the following elements:
How to make a share transfer
The typical process for share transfer using a Stock Transfer Form is:
Any legal form used on or after 13 March 2008 which transfers stock or marketable securities on sale where the amount or value of the consideration is £1,000 or less will be exempt from Stamp Duty.
The Stamp Office helpline (0845 603 0135) can offer advice on whether or not you need to pay Stamp Duty for your share transfer.