LBT, octroi can be levied on Sodexo meal vouchers: Bombay HC

Observing that Sodexo meal vouchers are utility goods, which are capable of being sold, delivered and possessed, the Bombay High Court has held that octroi and Local Body Tax (LBT) can be levied on them.

Mar 22, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

Maharashtra Budget 2015: Govt abolishes LBT, extends tax exemption on rice, wheat

Maharashtra on Wednesday announced Local Body Tax (LBT) would be abolished from August 1 and extended tax exemption on essential commodities like rice and wheat in Budget 2015-16.

Mar 19, 2015, 00:53 AM IST

LBT to be scrapped in Maharashtra from August 1

 Keeping BJP's poll promise, the Devendra Fadnavis-led government in Maharashtra on Wednesday announced that the controversial local body tax (LBT) will be scrapped in the state from August 1 this year.

Mar 18, 2015, 17:25 PM IST

Govt looking for alternative to Local Body Tax: Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said the state government was looking for an alternative to the controversial Local Body Tax.

Jul 11, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

SC refuses to grant interim stay on LBT

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay imposition of Local Body Tax (LBT) for every raw material used or imported into city limits by all businesses, traders and manufacturers.

May 10, 2013, 21:17 PM IST

Maharashtra traders to continue indefinite bandh against LBT

Federation of Associations of Maharashtra (FAM) representing 750 trade associations said it will continue its indefinite trade bandh till LBT (Local Body Tax) is removed as agitation entered 18th day.

May 09, 2013, 23:20 PM IST