Purchase date and purchase price of property in India for LTCG?



When filing for LTCG after sale of property, should registration fees, stamp duty, and legal expenses be included in cost of acquisition to be indexed by CII?

Also, should registration date be considered as purchase date, or the actual purchase agreement date, in LTCG calculation ?

Purchase date and purchase price of property in India for LTCG?
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One Reply to “Purchase date and purchase price of property in India for LTCG?”

  1. Yes, cost of acquisition includes stamp duty, registration fees, legal fees also.

    As per transfer of property act, the date of transfer is the actual transfer and hence date of purchase is Registration date and not date of agreement to purchase.





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