BBMP has started accepting payments for 2010-11 BBMP property tax, at BBMP Help centres and Bangalore One centres; one can also obtain the forms there. Payment has to be by cheque or DD in the name of the Commissioner, BBMP.

ONLINE PAYMENTS

Online payment of property tax can be done at here.

BBMP allows you to pay online for the year 2009-10, if 2008-09 details are available online

You can pay online for 2010-11, if 2008-09 and 2009-10 details are available online. If your property details have not been uploaded, however you have paid and have the receipts, you will have to make a direct payment at the designated office.

Online payments have the advantage that fields are automatically populated based on your last year's payments.

To pay online, you need the 2008-09 application no. or PID no. If you have 2009-10 number, click on "query search" to get the 2008-09 number, and proceed.

Use a White Form IV, containing only two sheets, if there is no change what-so-ever, either in the usage, additions / deletions to the structure and give details of the previous payment AND if there is a change in any manner, BLUE Form V containing 8 pages for full elaboration of the previous submission and the changes made now and has to be calculated afresh and make the payment accordingly.

For properties, where there is no change in any field - either in CATEGORY (rented out/non-residential), or DIMENSIONS (Any addition/deletion to the structure), USAGE (Tenanted/Self occupied) have to use the white form no. IV and enter the personal details in Part I as follows :

Column 1 : Assessment year already printed, write the appropriate property number (PID / Khata / Revenue Survey no.)

Column 2 : The application number of 2008-09, printed in the acknowledgement form and tick the colour of the form submitted.

If a revised return is submitted, the details of date of filing and the application no. to be filled OR write N.A.

Column 3 : The application number of 2009-10, printed in the acknowledgement form and tick the colour of the form submitted.

WHERE TO PAY

The payment of tax for the year 2010-11 has to be paid at the BBMP help centres where it was paid last year and the rebate of 5% is available upto 30th April. See list of help centres here.

If a revised return is submitted, the details of date of filing and the application no. to be filled OR write N.A.

Column 4 to 7 : Copy the details furnished in the previous year's form.

Column 8 : a.Ward nos - old & new b.Ward names - old & new

Column 9 : Copy the details furnished in the previous year's form.

In Part II (Details of Tax Paid for the year 2009-10) as follows :

Column 10a : Write the figures as per column 10a of the previous year form IV OR as per column 20 of form V

Column 10b : Copy the figure of column 10b of the previous year form.

Column 10c : Copy the figure of column 10c of the previous year form.

Column 10d : Copy the figure of column 10A l of the previous year form.

Column 10e : Copy the figure of column 10A o OR 10B w of the previous year form, as applicable.

Column 10f : Fill in appropriately if any payment is made.

A block period is one set of years, the prescribed tax rate continues. Previously it was five years and any revision of tax rates was done only after five years. Now that has been reduced to three years and the block period started with the financial year 2008-09 is to end by the FY 2010-11.

The tax for the year 2011-12 will be calculated afresh with different rates as was done for the year 2008-09.

Column 10g : Copy the figure of column 10A o OR 10B w of the previous year form in the amount column and the Receipt no. with date issued for your payment in the preceding column, if paid for full year OR write N.A., if paid in installments & go to the next column 10h and fill both the payment details.

Then decide when to pay and how to pay-during the rebate period OR after / either for the full tear OR in instalments. Then proceed as follows :

If you decide to pay for the full year with a claim of rebate (Before 30 Apr 2010) go to table 11 (Computation of property tax for the year 2010-11 if paid before 30-04-2010 to avail 5% rebate)

Column 11i : The year is printed as 2010-11 and copy the figure of 10a.

Column 11j : Copy the figure of column 10b.

Column 11k : Copy the figure of column 10c.

Column 11l : Copy the figure of column 10d if availed OR calculate 5% of the amount in 11k and write.

Column 11m : Copy the column 10e OR calculate and write.

Column 11n : Copy the column 10f OR put a dash.

Column 11o : Copy the figure of column 11m OR calculate as the case may be and write. (Here please round off your amount to the nearest rupee.)

If you decide to pay after rebate period (After 30 Apr 2010) OR in instalments go to table 12 (Computation of property tax for the year 2010 -2011 ifpaid in full without rebate O paid in two installments)

Column 12p : Copy the figure of column 10c.

Column 12q : Divide the figure of column 12p by 2 and write.

Column 12r : Copy column 12q.

Column 12s : Copy the figure in column 10f.

Column 12t : Calculate by deducting figures column 12q & s.

Column 12u & v : Self explanatory calculations.

Column 12w : Calculation of the above. (Here please round off your amount to the nearest rupee.)

Arrange payment and fill the payment particulars below these tables and sign with date. Then fill in the acknowledgement in duplicate get the entire form photo-copied and make payment at your designated help centre.

If there is a change in the property, use Form V (Blue) and calculate as done in the previous year and follow 'Step by step guide for calculation and payment of property tax, published earlier.

NOTE :

1. One has to fill only table 11 OR 12 as applicable and draw a line across the other unused table.