Pune, the Oxford of the East is a historical city in India with a glorious past, an innovative present and a promising future. Since 1950, the Pune Municipal Corporation is administrating the city and serving citizens. Pune Municipal Corporation has taken an initiative for implementing e-Governance. Success of e-governance depends on use of Information Technology in mobilization of Government resources and utilization of these scarce resources with an aim of providing a better service.Pune Municipal Corporation has taken an initiative for implementing e-Governance and innovative ways of assessment and recovery of property tax. The development of any city depends on how rationally and hasslefree its tax assessment and recovery systems work.
Property Tax Department
Property tax is a levy issued by a government on a person's real or personal property. The property is assessed to give it a value, and then that value is taxed. The amount of tax owed is determined by multiplying the fair market value of the property by the current tax rate.
property tax (or millage tax) is a levy on property that the owner is required to pay. The tax is levied by the governing authority of the jurisdiction in which the property is located; it may be paid to a national government, a federated state, a county/geographical region, or a municipality.
- Residential house (self-occupied or let out) - Office Building - Factory Building - Godowns - Flats - Shops - Open Plots
♦The property owner's burden in this case is to prove that the assessment was somehow in error, and that the property is overvalued. During the property tax assessment appeal hearing, the property owner is generally given so much time to make a case.
♦Certified appraisers, who are known as chartered surveyors in many countries, usually conduct the property tax assessment. The property appraiser either visits each property and conducts a full home inspection or examines county records to determine the size and dimensions of a particular property.
Citizen Facilitation Centre is a one-stop service centre for citizens who have to visit government offices for certificates, authentication and other services.