• Uniform stamp duty for all deals via exchanges notified

    Uniform stamp duty for all deals via exchanges notified

    Business | January 08, 2020 6:50 IST

    The government has notified uniform stamp duty rates "much lower than earlier" across states for trading in stocks, derivatives, currencies and commodities. It will become operational on January 9 and help curb the problem of varied stamp duty collection rates.

  • Ghaziabad administration detects evasion of stamp duty in land transactions, orders action

    Ghaziabad administration detects evasion of stamp duty in land transactions, orders action

    India | December 06, 2019 23:26 IST

    The Ghaziabad district administration has stumbled upon a fraudulent practice of evading stamp duty in sale and purchase of residential land in urban villages or those with high potential of development in the district by paying lower circle rates fixed for agricultural land.

  • Budget: Gujarat hikes stamp duty, launches plan for girl

    Budget: Gujarat hikes stamp duty, launches plan for girl child

    Business | July 03, 2019 9:32 IST

    The Gujarat government Tuesday proposed to hike stamp duty on registration of marriage among others and increase electricity tariff for industrial captive consumption in the 2019-2020 budget besides making substantial allocations for key sectors, including agriculture.

  • Rajasthan imposes 10 pc cow cess on stamp duty for cow

    Rajasthan imposes 10 pc cow cess on stamp duty for cow protection

    India | April 07, 2017 10:28 IST

    Conservation of cows in Rajasthan will entail a cost for those making rent agreements, mortgage papers and lease agreement as they will now pay a surcharge of 10 per cent on stamp duty for cow protection.

  • all about stamp duty

    All about stamp duty

    April 01, 2014 8:41 IST

    New Delhi: Stamp Duty is a type of tax or duty which is paid for transactions performed within the state by way of documents, where such documents are liable to be stamped as per the

  • bhushans granted another week s time to reply to stamp

    Bhushans Granted Another Week's Time To Reply To Stamp Notice

    India | April 23, 2011 16:34 IST

    Allahabad, April 23: Lawyer Shanti Bhushan and his three children were today granted one more week's time by the Stamp and Registration office here to reply to a notice for alleged stamp duty evasion to