ACCI welcomes PBMC’s revised property tax rule

Port Blair
14 Mar 2017

The president, Mr Girish Arora and all members of Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry have welcomed the introduction of new property tax on Unit Area Rental Value Method. In a release, the chamber congratulated the Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray, PBMC Chairman, Mr B. Eswar Rao and all councillors and the secretary of the Council, Mr Yashpal Garg for the initiative in resolving the long pending demand of the residents of Port Blair, which the Chamber had taken up with the PBMC.  “We appreciate your efforts in maintaining fairness and transparency in the calculation of the property tax. The citizens will be able to do self-assessment which will result in better tax compliance and therefore increase in the revenue of PBMC.  The Chamber also welcomed  the decision of PBMC to regularize the services of casual mazdoors,” said Mr Arora.