Short notes on the consumer protection Act, 1983.

Associate membership in societies by Vinod Sampat Posted on 04 April 2001 The Association has been given to understand that new set of Bye-Laws have been finalized by the Divisional Joint Registrar of C0-operative Society on Friday the 30th March 2001 . A uniform set of Bye-Laws for open plot societies , flat

Kerala Flood: Minister promises to construct 4,000 homes across state, 23k houses were completely destroyed

By Accommodation Times Bureau KOCHI Minister Kadam Palli Surendran has promised to construct 4,000 houses across the state to those who lost their houses under the collapse of the Co-operative Movement on September 26. He was inaugurating the Ramamangalam branch of Muvattupuzha Urban Co-operative Bank. In the first phase, 1,500 houses will be constructed

Development Rights taxable In Case Of Housing Societies

By Accommodation Times Bureau Commissioner of Income Tax-18 Vs. Sambhaji Nagar Co-op. Hsg. Society Ltd., Income Tax Appeal No. 1356 of 2012   Introduction: In Mumbai, hundreds of Co-operative Housing Societies are functioning whose buildings have become old and dilapidated due to age. The societies lack finance and technical expertise to repair their buildings. The societies, therefore, seek the

Maha state to have separate office for cooperative housing societies

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The State Cooperation Minister, Subhash Deshmukh on Monday said that the Maharashtra government will set up a different office for issues related to cooperatives housing societies to safeguard the interest of residents. Deshmukh informed that “The new chapter will be ready in 3-4 months. Some new rules will

GST on CHS various heads

  By Adv. Vinod Sampat Why Maharashtra Housing Society is covered under GST : GST is applicable to the dealer-person who is rendering the service or supplying the goods in its regular course of business activity.   Person has been defined under 2(84) as follow:- “person” includes— (a) an individual; (b) a Hindu Undivided Family; (c) a

No Stamp Duty on new flats acquired after redevelopment

By Accommodation Times Bureau According to circular No.K.5/Stamp-17/Pra.Kr.10/13/303/17 dated 30th March 2017, Department of Stamps, Inspector General of Registration & Controller of Stamps (Maharashtra State), there shall be no Stamp Duty payable on the areas previously held by the members of the society or areas of rehab in new construction. The circular says: It has