FORM NO. 37H for Fortnightly Return In Respect Of Documents Registered. FORM NO. 37H is to be filled in only if the consideration stated in the instrument of transfer exceeds Rs. 50,000.
(1) Notwithstanding anything contained in any other law for the time being in force, no registering officer appointed under the Registration Act, 1908 (16 of 1908), shall register any document which purports to transfer any immovable property belonging to any person unless a statement in duplicate in respect of such transfer, in the prescribed form and verified in the prescribed manner and setting forth such particulars as may be prescribed, is furnished to him along with the instrument of transfer :
Provided that the provisions of this sub-section shall not apply in relation to any document which purports to transfer any immovable property for an apparent consideration not exceeding [fifty] thousand rupees.
Explanation.—For the purposes of this proviso, “apparent consideration” shall have the meaning assigned to it in clause (a) of section 269A subject to the modifications that for the expressions “immovable property transferred” and “instrument of transfer” occurring in that clause, the expressions “immovable property purported to be transferred” and “document purporting to transfer such immovable property” shall, respectively, be substituted
(2) The registering officer shall, at the end of every fortnight, forward to the competent authority,—
(a) One set of the statements received by him under sub-section (1) during the fortnight; and
(b) a return in the prescribed form and verified in the prescribed manner and setting forth such particulars as may be prescribed in respect of documents of the nature referred to in sub-section (1) which have been registered by him during the fortnight.
FORM NO. 37H
[See rule 48H]
Fortnightly return under section 269P (2)(b) of the Income-tax Act, 1961, in respect of documents registered
Name, designation and address of the registering officer
Return for the fortnight ended
I am sending herewith a set containing
statements in Form No. 37G as detailed below.
Registration number of document purporting to transfer of immovable property registered during the fortnight
Name of transferee
Consideration stated in the instrument of transfer
Value of the property assessed for purposes of stamp duty
Designation and address of Assessing Officer granting I.T. clearance certificates under section 230A of the Income-tax Act, 1961 with the date of certificate
Consideration mentioned in the income-tax clearance certificate
I certify that –
(i) the above return includes all documents purporting to transfer immovable properties registered by me during the fortnight ended
(ii) one complete set of statements in Form No. 37G received by me during the aforesaid fortnight is enclosed;
(iii) the particulars furnished against item Nos. 1 to 4, 8, 10, 12(b) and 13 in the enclosed statements have been verified from the instruments of transfer and found to be correct;
(iv) no document purporting to transfer immovable property has been registered by me during the said fortnight without obtaining the prescribed statement in Form No. 37G; and
(v) all the particulars furnished in this return are correct and complete.
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