No fine on house tax dues till June 30
In face of hardships being faced by the common man due to Covid lockdown, the Local Government Department has decided to extend the deadline to pay the outstanding house tax or property tax without penalty till June 30.
The time limit of one-time settlement policy for the recovery of arrears of water and sewerage charges in the Urban Local Bodies has also been extended up to June 30. As per the new policy, persons, who failed to deposit the house tax or property tax may deposit the principal amount in lump-sum with 10 per cent rebate till June 30.
Local Bodies Minister Brahm Mohindra said residents who failed to deposit house tax or property tax by June 30 should deposit principal amount along with penalty at the rate of 10 % thereafter within the period of the next three months.