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March 22, 1765
it was imposed on American colonists. They were required to pay tax for every piece of paper they used i.e licenses, newspapers, books etc
It was used to help pay the cost of defending/protecting the american frontier near the Appalachian Mountains. About 10000 troops were to be stationed there
The stamp Act was viewed as a direct attempt by the English parliament to raise money in the colonies without the approval of the colonial legislatures