Pune Municipal Corporation Announces Amnesty Scheme for Property Tax Defaulters

The status advisory institution of the Pune Municipal Corporation on Thursday gave its gesture to execute the pardon conspire for belongings price defaulters.

According to the plan, if price defaulters reimburse the sum among October 2nd and November 30th, they’ll be certified for eighty percentage assist withinside the exceptional sum. Just the ones having responsibility below Rs50 lakh can take the gain of the plan. The civil partnership forces a percentage of exceptional every month at the due sum after the required period.

Standing board of trustees administrator Hemant Rasne, stated, “Last year due to rains and this year due to Covid-19, many citizens have not been able to repay the property tax. The incomes have also reduced this year. Hence, it was decided to introduce the amnesty scheme for defaulters. All the parties supported the proposal. It is applicable to all residential, commercial, and educational institutes. A total of 80 percent fine would be waived off under the amnesty scheme.”

“It is expected that around Rs1,000 crore revenue would be generated through the amnesty scheme in the next two months. It is necessary to give relief to the citizens during the Covid-19 pandemic,” covered Rasne.

Congress pioneer Aba Bagul, stated, “We earlier opposed giving relief in the due amount, however, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accepted a cap of Rs50 lakh and we welcome the decision. Those having dues more than Rs1 crore are not small players and we do not want to waive off money for big defaulters.”

Shiv Sena pioneer Prithviraj Sutar, stated, “We support giving relief to citizens. It was unanimously decided to bring in a cap of Rs50 lakh.”

Patriot Congress Party (NCP) element Mahendra Pathare, stated, “It was the party’s stand since day one that there should not be any relief to big defaulters and hence, we supported the cap of Rs50 lakh for amnesty scheme.”

Help for inhabitants

According to the plan, if price defaulters reimburse the sum among October 2th and November 30th, they’ll be certified for eighty percentage assist withinside the exceptional sum

1) 50 lakh-Those having levy below Rs50 lakh can take gain of the plan

2) Oct 2-Nov 30-Scheme can be finished among October 2 and November 30

3) Rs 5,739cr-Total contribution for belongings price

4) Rs 2,438cr-Total contribution next to pulling lower back levy for transportable pinnacles

5) 5.34 lakh-Number of belongings holders with the contribution

6) Ruling BJP had to execute the plan for all of the defaulters who’ve responded really well worth Rs1 crore, but after resistance from Congress, NCP, and Shiv Sena, it became selected to that the plan can be only for defaulters underneath Rs50 lakh