Punjab Decides To Fix Limit On Per Acre Land For Money Lending

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Punjab government has decided to streamline the system of money lending to farmers by fixing a limit on the advance on per acre of land, with the rate of interest also to be duly determined by the government. The state cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Chief

Have you paid your NA Tax in Mumbai?

By Accommodation Times Bureau Under the Maharashtra Land Revenue Code 1966, the NA tax is imposed in the areas earlier marked as agricultural outside gaothans, where there is non-agricultural activity, and is levied over and above the property tax. This tax was negligible until February 2008, but the state government through

Land Leasing: A Big Win-Win Reform for the States

Accommodation Times Research By Arvind Panagariya, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog Land leasing laws relating to rural agricultural land in Indian states were overwhelmingly enacted during decades immediately following the independence. At the time, the abolition of Zamindari and redistribution of land to the tiller were the highest policy priorities. Top leadership of

Real Estate Law: Cracking Down on Dodgy Developers

By Ramesh Nair, COO – Business & International Director, JLL India Accommodation Times Bureau : In recent times, the Indian real estate developer community has been in the news for all the wrong reasons. The good news is that the ‘black sheep’ of this family are being brought to book, simultaneously increasing the