Proactive Disclosure of Information under Right to Information Act, 2005

Download challans for various services of this department

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Authorisation of lift maintenance - Revised criteria

List of Approved Erection and Maintenance of Lift companies - 18/11/2011

Electricity Tax

Electricity Tax is levied on consumption or sale of electricity in the state of  Tamil Nadu under the The Tamil Nadu Tax on Consumption or Sale of Electricity Act, 2003 and the Rules made there under.

Procedure for registering generators and payment of electricity tax
  • Every Person other than licensee / State Govt. who has installed or proposes to install a generating plant  should apply for registration of the generator in Form - 'A1'to the concerned Electricity Tax Inspecting Officer holding the post of Electrical Inspector along with original remittance challan for Rs. 200/ - paid in to a Govt. treasury under this dept. head of account.
  • Certificate of Registration will be issued in Form - 'A2'
  • Rate of Tax is Ten paise per unit on the electricity consumed

  • Monthly return in Form - 'C2'  should be submitted regularly along with the
    original remittance challan for the amount of tax calculated as above

  • The rate of interest is 12% per annum for belated payments.
To know more, click the following links (The documents are available in PDF format. Please use Acrobat Reader to view them.  To download the free version of Acrobat Reader click DOWNLOAD)

To Download Challans Click Here
To download the forms click on the relevant link
Form - A1 Form - B1 Form - C1 Form - D1 Form - E1
Form - A2 Form - B2 Form - C2 Form - D2 Form - E2
Form - A3 Form - B3 Form - C3    

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