Civic body starts to collect house tax from slums

By Accommodation Times Bureau DEHRADUN The Dehradun Municipal Corporation to regularize slum colonies, it has started the procedure of imposing house tax on pucca slums. Over 128 slum colonies are there and there are around 40,000 houses in those colonies in Dehradun and Rs 2 crore is expected from those houses as a

Private agency to recover property tax dues

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUDHIANA The Ludhiana Municipal Corporation with the aim to recover property dues is planning to hire a private firm for the recovery of the pending tax from the residents. The plan will be put forward to new Municipal Corporation House. In the meantime, the officials have approached the some

Punjab Govt extends time limit to deposit property tax under OTS till Mar 31

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Punjab Government has promulgated every measure considering supreme the interest of the people of Punjab and it is in keeping with this commitment that a decision has been taken to extend the timeline to deposit property tax under One Time Settlement Scheme (OTS) till March 31. Disclosing this

VMC seals over 520 properties to recover tax

By Accommodation Times Bureau VADODARA On Thursday the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) sealed over 520 properties to recover pending dues. The authority is seeking at ever possibilities to recover the tax by March 31. The authority had informed the taxpayers by announcing that it will be sealing properties. The civic body has now

Civic body to send sealing notices to property tax defaulters

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUDHIANA The Ludhiana Municipal Corporation has decided to send sealing notice to the property tax defaulters. Few weeks are left for the end of financial year and the authority has left with an option to pressurise the defaulter and recover the pending dues. However, the water and sewerage defaulters will

Property tax defaulters on radar of Municipal Corp

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAVI MUMBAI Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has decided to go after the property tax defaulters. The general body for tax recovery has set a specific target to recover property tax in the year 2017-18. However, the property department has managed to recover Rs 432 crore from 3.8 lakh payers till

Over 1.4 lakh buildings in newly 11 merged villages in Pune to pay property tax

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNE Newly 11 merged villages which have over 1.42 lakh properties, including commercial and residential buildings, will now pay property tax from this April to Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC). The standing committee approved to impose property tax in the outskirts areas on Thursday. The property owners are liable for

Civic body seals 27 commercial properties

By Accommodation Times Bureau RAJKOT With aid of special drive on Monday Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) sealed 27 commercial properties, including two shops of royal scion Manoharsinh Jadeja, in the city. These 27 commercial properties were having outstanding tax dues. During sealing the shops, a few shopkeepers made payment by cheque on the

Nagpur civic authority cuts 200% extra tax on rented properties

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAGPUR On Thursday, Mayor Nanda Jichkar announced during a conference that, Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) has decided not to levy any extra tax for rented properties. The relief has been given for both residential and commercial properties. Until now, rented properties were taxed at thrice the normal rate. A

PMC: Pune civic body to seal belongings of property tax defaulters

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNE The Civic body of Pune has directed the owners of commercial establishments having property tax dues to pay the arrears at the earliest, or else it would be sealed. In the past two weeks, the property tax department has sealed properties and collected Rs4.5 crore tax dues from establishments.