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Government likely to slash  taxman's powers, lower stamp duty

Government likely to slash taxman's powers, lower stamp duty

Tightening the noose further around black economy, the government may abolish discretionary powers of tax officers in deciding liabilities for evasion, said NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya.

UP allows net banking to pay stamp duty on property

UP allows net banking to pay stamp duty on property

 Uttar Pradesh is all set to allow the use of net banking and debit cards to pay registration and stamp fees on property transactions.

Get your dream home at lower price! Centre asks states to lower stamp duty for affordable housing

Get your dream home at lower price! Centre asks states to lower stamp duty for affordable housing

Union Government has written to the states asking them to reduce stamp duty on registration of houses for poor as it aims to push affordable housing projects across the country.

Uniform stamp duty in stock market transactions may soon become reality

Uniform stamp duty in stock market transactions may soon become reality

The Finance Ministry is coming with a discussion paper on this in two months.

Investors not to pay stamp duty for agreements on demat a/c

Investors are no longer required to pay stamp duty relating to agreements on demat account under the new guidelines introduced by market requlator Sebi, a move that will help save costs during registration with the securities market.