Stamp Duty

Allows you to verify a stamp duty

This endpoint allows you as a business owner to verify the authenticity of the stamp duty on another business 'certificate document/number. A stamp duty is a tax levied by the government on certain legal documents, most of which involve the transfer of property or other assets.

With this endpoint, you can instantly verify whether a stamp duty certificate number is genuine or counterfeit and conduct your business more confidently, without any hassle.



number: 2022-0000-1111-2222

customer_name: test account




Request Header

app-idYour App ID
x-api-keyYour Secret Key

Request Body

numberStamp duty number
customer_nameYour customer's name

Sample Response

    "status": true,
    "detail": "Stamp Duty Verification Successful",
    "response_code": "00",
    "data": {
        "certificate_number": "2022-0000-1111-2222",
        "instrument": "New Registration (Stamp Duty on Share Capital: Forms CAC2 )",
        "reserved_company_name": "Test Company",
        "consideration": "₦1000000.00",
        "stamp_duty_paid": "₦8000.00",
        "payment_reference": "AA6BCDE2FG119H7IJKL0",
        "beneficiary": "ORIADE WALTER",
        "beneficiary_tin": "Not Available Yet",
        "description": "Company Registration Stamp Duty Payment",
        "date_of_execution": "11/03/2022",
        "date_of_filing": "11/03/2022 12:24 PM",
        "issuance_date": "15/03/2022 11:41 AM"
    "verification": {
        "status": "VERIFIED",
        "reference": "f92aedb2-cba3-4f4e-8b05-57283bbd2458",
        "endpoint": "Stamp Duty"

Response Description

statusIndicates that the request was successful.
detailIndicates the detail of the response.
response_codeRepresents the response code.
dataAn array containing the information received.
certificate_numberContains the certificate number assigned to the registration.
instrumentDescribes the type of registration instrument used.
reserved_company_nameSpecifies the name of the company that has been reserved.
considerationIndicates the consideration amount paid for the registration.
stamp_duty_paidShows the amount of stamp duty paid for the registration.
payment_referenceContains a reference code or number associated with the payment made for the registration.
beneficiarySpecifies the name of the beneficiary who received the payment.
beneficiary_tinIndicates the Tax Identification Number (TIN) of the beneficiary.
descriptionProvides a description of the payment made.
date_of_executionRepresents the date when the registration was executed.
date_of_filingSpecifies the date and time when the registration was filed.
issuance_dateIndicates the date and time when the registration certificate was issued.
VerificationA section in the response that provides information related to the verification process. x
statusRepresents the verification status of the registration.
referenceContains a unique reference code associated with the verification.
endpointSpecifies the endpoint or source where the verification was performed.