Once a person paid the amount through challan, that challan may use at any time whenever he wants, but if he needs to get the refund of the stamp duty then the maximum period of limitation is six months only and if the claim is done within the time period of limits then the stamp duty will be refunded after the 10% of amount deduction from the total amount of stamp duty paid.
So, in this way of to get this refund he must apply to the concern District collector/ Deputy Collector/ Sub-collector/ R.D.O/ Tehsildar under the section 2(9) of Indian Stamps Act (I.S) through the relevant sub registrar following with the explanation for seeking refund besides bank challan and original receipt issued by the selected bank branch.
Then, the collector of stamps may verify the attached challan and receipt of bank which should be original, once he may get satisfied with respect to the rules of Maharashtra stamp department chapter V Bombay stamp Act 1958 as per the different provisions of sections 48 to 52, 52A, 52B from the Act 1958 then he will grant a certificated to that affect.
Based on that certificated which is granted by Collector of Stamps the refund amount will be granted, only after the deduction of 10% amount from the total amount of paid stamp duty and this refunded amount will be directly credited to your bank which you have to be paid the stamp duty challan at the beginning time.
How to Claim the IGR Maharashtra Stamp Duty Refund Amount?
The Government of Maharashtra had made easy to the citizens of the state that they may need not come to the concern office to claim their refund amount they can apply directly from anywhere and at any time by using the stamps department official website through internet medium.
Go to the web page of Maharashtra IGR Department www.igrmaharashtra.gov.in.a home page of IGR will opens in that page there will be a different sections bar available. Form this you have to select the Activities section.
In this Activities section you will find different types of option sections in a list view. In that list you will find an option Stamp Duty Refund then select it. After this you will moves to the next webpage in that also you can view four different options, among those options you need to select the Form option which is in the last of the list. Download the form and fill the entire fields of the form. Take two copies of the form and submit one copy Form by physically to the concern collector of stamps department and take another copy of form as acknowledgement to you. You may also check the status of your submitted form through online by using the igr Maharashtra website.
Documents of attachment for claim of IGR Maharashtra Stamp Duty refund:
- Original copy of deed or agreement or the document with one Xerox copy.
- Original receipt of purchased stamps
- Affidavit in a prescribed format
- Certificate of genuine stamps which was issued by the collector of stamps
- From the Treasury Reconciliation certificate or any success report
- True copy of sale of stamp register
- Certificate of stamp sale
- Deposited amount in the treasury’s true copy