Friday, March 29, 2013

Definitions in the Act

Section 2 of the LBT Rules (Act) defines the following terms 

The exact wordings of Section 2 of the act are reproduced below :-

In these rules, unless the context otherwise  requires,-

(a)  "Act " means the Bombay Provincial Municipal Corporations  Act, 1949 (Bom LIX of 1949) ;

(b) "Appointed  day" means the day as notified by the Government,  in the Official Gazette, to be the day from which the levy of local body tax is to commence in the area of a Corporation.

(c) "Designated Bank" means the bank authorized by the Corporation, to accept the payment oflocal body tax on its behalf.

(d) "Form" means a form appended  to these   rules.

(e) "Section" means a section of the Act.

(j) "Schedule A:", in relation to a Corporation,  means a   schedule as notified by the State Government in the Official Gazette, under  the provisions of section 99B enumerating goods on which and the rates  at which    local body tax is leviable under  the provisions of the Act, in the area of such Corporation.

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Friday, March 22, 2013


Goods brought inside the limits of Thane Municipal Corporation for consumption, use or sale therein will attract LBT.

Also See : Is LBT Applicable in Thane?

It is announced by the Government of Maharashtra that Local Body Tax (LBT) will be implemented in the Pune, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Navi Mumbai, Thane, and Nagpur with effect from 1 April 2013.
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Friday, March 15, 2013

Notification for LBT

The following is the LBT notification which makes this new tax applicable.

No. LBT-0209/CR-65/09/UD-34.

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 152T of the Bombay Provincial Municipal Corporation Act, 1949 (Bom.LXI of 1949) and of all other powers enabling it in that  behalf, the  Government of Maharashtra, hereby  makes  the following rules,  the same having  been previously published as required by sub section (2) of the said section 152T
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Friday, March 8, 2013

What is LBT?

LBT (Local Body Tax) is a tax similar to Octroi with features of Cess.

If anyone asks me how do i define LBT?
I would answer "Octroi without Naka"
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

How to Download files from Mirror 1

I will be posting some file for download on this blog, and here is steps for downloading files from Mirror 1

1. Click in the link for downloading
A new tab will open for the downloading the file, Wait for the page to load

2. Click Download
A Download link will appear as shown in the image below, click on anyone of the link highlighted.

A dialogue box will appear after clicking on Download Link asking you to save file or download shall start directly depending upon the browser
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Saturday, March 2, 2013

Ownership of Blog

This blog is owned by Adi Publication. The content of this blog is copy write of Adarsh Madrecha.

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Friday, March 1, 2013



I am creating this blog for sharing the information and having discussion on LBT applicable in Thane. LBT being same in all over Maharashtra will have similar clauses in other Municipal Corporations/ Municipalities so if you are from other than thane can also use information posted on this BLOG.

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