Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Bill, increases Stamp Duty by 1%

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI The Maharashtra government introduced Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Bill, 2018 in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on July 19 under the authority of the Governor, the bill which seeks to increase Stamp Duty by one per cent. The bill is expected to be tabled during the winter session of

Pay property tax before July 31, get 10% rebate

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The property owners in Gurugram who will pay their property tax before July 31, will get a rebate of ten percent. The property tax notice-cum-bill of the current financial year 2018-19 has been uploaded on Municipal Corporation, Gurugram’s website. This was disclosed by Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Gurugram, Yashpal Yadav

GST on Society

CA Pathik Shah, Partner, B. P. Shah & Co. 1. The society collects the following charges from the members on the quarterly basis as follows: a. Property Tax-actual as per Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) b. Water Tax- Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) c. Water charges d. Electricity charges e. Sinking Fund- mandatory under

Panchayats in Goa may use online mode for house tax

By Accommodation Times Bureau PANAJI Probably for the first time at Navelim panchayat in Salcete the online payment facility for house tax is commenced and this plan will also be introduced in other panchayats across the state. Panchayat director, Sandhya Kamat told, “The plan would be introduced on a pilot basis initially in cash-rich panchayats

75% Concession On Property Tax

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNE Good news for property taxpayers only those who are residing near Pimpri Chinchwad (Pune). Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation introduces discount scheme get concession of 75% on balance property tax for taxpayers if they clear due by 31th of October. If they miss out due date and pay the

Property Tax Burst from Unification Will Make Pune Civic Body Prosper

By Accommodation Times Bureau The unification of villages into Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) limits is going to make the civic body rich and prosper. If recovered properly, property tax from these villages alone would add Rs 15 crore to PMC’s chests per annum. In July, the state had accepted the merger of Uruli-Devachi and Phursungi with PMC, along with the complete fusion

Government offices in Ludhiana at top of the defaulters list for property tax

By Accommodation Times Bureau   Ludhiana, March 3rd, 2017: The civic officials are onto recovering the property tax amount from city residents. Apparently the top defaulters in the list are government offices which haven’t cleared their dues of property tax.  The MC officials have decided to seal the properties under section 12-B and