Legal Compliance for Cooperative Housing Society

Legal Compliance Framework – Cooperative Housing Society

Many a times we have seen that Managing committee fails in legal compliance not because of time but just due to less awareness on the various compliance required by law. The recent changes (yet to receive consent from Governor of Maharashtra) in Maharashtra Cooperative Society Act, proposed a Fine of 25000/- (Rupees Twenty-Five Thousand) in Read more about Legal Compliance Framework – Cooperative Housing Society[…]

5 Conflicts Every Housing Society Faces

In recent years, there has been a steady rise of housing society woes owing to varied reasons and circumstances. Homeowners, who often dreamt that their issues will end with the possession of the property, now find themselves dealing with multiple problems related to the management of the housing societies. Here are 5 common conflicts that Read more about 5 Conflicts Every Housing Society Faces[…]

Police Verification for Domestic Help – Hassle v/s Safety!!

In today’s word no can one can think to live without a domestic help. Be it part time Maid / domestic held, Cook, Babysitter, Nanny, Gardener or Driver. The most of the resident hire household help through reference neighbor, friends, relatives etc. or if a particular household help is working in several houses and believes that Read more about Police Verification for Domestic Help – Hassle v/s Safety!![…]

GST-Impact on Housing Society

Impact of GST on Housing Societies

Multiple taxes, even across state borders, has always been known to make the trade in India expensive and complicated. GST (Goods and Services Tax) is a fiscal reform being made to introduce a single taxation system across the entire nation. Manufacture, distribution, and provision of goods and services, fields that pay indirect taxes, will be Read more about Impact of GST on Housing Societies[…]


It’s important for the Managing Committee of the Hosing Society to keep them self updated on the various compliance requirements as listed below. Is it mandatory to adopt Model Bye-laws? Yes. In accordance with the 97th constitutional amendment 2013, it is must for the housing society to adopt the Model bye-laws in your society. You Read more about SOCIETY BLUES : CONCERNS & ISSUES[…]

Income Tax and Housing Society Cooperatives

Nowadays more and more housing cooperative societies are receiving notices from the government, ever wondered why? Housing cooperatives are not exempted from income tax, but to avoid tax liability housing cooperative avoid paying tax. A housing cooperative is either fully or partially taxable are not an exception to this either. Income Tax department does not Read more about Income Tax and Housing Society Cooperatives[…]