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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 47, 2(16B), Registration Act, 1908, Section 47, 18- - Assessment of stamp duty - Registering authority - Difference of opinion - Procedure to be followed - Held, where registering authority has any difference of opinion as to assessment on stamp duty of instrument presented for registration on orders of Court, it will only be appropriate that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Stamp Act, 1899, Article 45(d)(as-- Duty on power of attorney - Classification of agents without consideration into one who are relations of executant and those who are not his kith and kin - Not unreasonable - Provisions seeks to curb improper transfer of immovable property - Provision - not irrational...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Limitation Act, 1963, Article 136-- Execution - Limitation - Two conditions for execution of the decree are (i) the judgment has to be converted into a decree and (ii) the decree should be enforceable - Limitation cannot be said to begin only when the decree is engrossed on the stamp paper...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Rajasthan Stamp Act, 1999, Section 65(1)-- Proviso - Order to pay deficit stamp duty - Revision against - Requirement of deposit of 50% of the demand before a revision is entertained - Validity of - Held, it is only a condition for grant of right of revision - Proviso does not render the right of revision illusory and is within the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Rajasthan Stamp Act, 1999, Section 65-- Demand of deficit stamp duty - Writ petition thereagainst - Alternative remedy - Held, writ petition cannot be rejected on ground of availability of alternative remedy of revision u/s 65 - Court should look into whether determination of value of property purchased by appellant and demand of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Contract Act, 1872, Section 17, Arbitration Act, 1940, Section 32,33-- Arbitral award - To avoid stamp duty - References to arbitration, proceedings before arbitrator, awards of arbitrator and proceedings in court to get decrees in terms of awards, and decrees in terms of award were all sham and bogus - Sole fraudulent object being to avoid payment of stamp duty and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c)-- Schedule 1-B, Article 35(b), 57, - Collection of toll tax - Grant of lease - Any instrument by which toll of any description is let is a lease for the purpose of S.2(16) of the Act - Stamp duty on such lease is payable under Article 35 of Schedule 1-B of the act and not under article 57 thereof...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(16)(c), Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Section 105-- Lease - Definition of lease contained in S.2(16)(c) of Stamp Act is very wide and even if the transaction does not amount to a lease u/s 105 of TPA, the same may nonetheless be a lease for the purpose of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 2(10), 3-- Written contract emerging out of public auction of crude resin - Purchaser lifting stock of resin and paying sale consideration - Held, contract of sale of resins would amount to transfer of movable property and hence liable to stamp duty - Document that by which movable property is transferred is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Land acquisition - Compensation - Market value - Comparative sale transactions of adjacent land - Compensation fixed on the basis of sale transaction between two corporate entities which was on the higher side as compared to other sale transactions - Nothing to show that sale transaction between..........

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