Calculate Stamp Duty Rates
To calculate stamp duty is pretty simple, just you need to select the State where your property is located and then enter your property cost value as per Market / Agreement Value (whichever is higher) then finally click on calculate button. Below the button you will get the Stamp Duty Value.
About Stamp Duty
Stamp Duty is a type of tax which needs to paid to a government under the provisions of Indian Stamp Act 1899 and Bombay Stamp Act 1958.
It can be paid legally without adjudication for any transaction performed by way of document or instrument under the provisions Bombay Stamp Act and Indian Stamp Act. On the basis of the Stamp Duty Ready Reckoner it is payable on market value or agreement value, whichever is higher.
About Indian Stamp Duty Act 1899
All States have agreed in principle to the proposed changes in the 1899 Act. The purpose of this act increase revenue for the local governments.
What is an Instrument ?
Instrument means any document by which any right is to be transferred, extended, created or recorded.
Property Registration in India is compulsory under section 17 of the Indian Registration Act, 1908. It is a process to register a document and stamping and paying the registration charges for a sale deed. All process done legally at the sub-registrar office.