1What is a gift deed?
A Gift Deed is a transfer of immovable property, voluntarily between two parties without the involvement of any monetary consideration. The ownership transfer is absolute and is effective as soon as the gift deed is registered.
2What are the documents needed to draft the gift deed and how do I share it with the lawyer?
The property details and relevant property documents like the previous sale or partition deeds, relationship status of the two parties, the two parties address/ID proof, Khatha, Tax Paid receipts etc. will be required by the lawyer to draft the gift deed. The soft copies of these documents can be securely uploaded in the order page.
3What are the stamp duty and other expenses?
In case Blood Relation the Stamp Duty applicable is 1% of the total consideration amount in case of Non Blood Relatives the Stamp duty, cess and surcharge is 5% of the total consideration or Circle Rates whichever is higher as per the prescribed Circle Rates for the city as well as the villages. Additionally, there would be a 2% registration fee. There will be incidental expenses such as scanning charges etc. Kindly note, the legal fees mentioned here is professional fees only and does not include stamp duties, registration fee or any miscellaneous expenses. These expenses have to be paid as per actuals by you.
4How will the legal team help me on the day of registration?
The lawyer will take an appointment with the sub-registrar office on a day convenient to you and will be present throughout to handhold the process. On the registration date along with DD you have to bring original and photo copies of the following documents:
- You need to pay for for Stamp Duty+ Cess, Surcharge, TDS if applicable and Registration fee to the concerned Sub-registrar.
- Recent Passport Size Photograph
- Current Mutation in the names of the seller/s.
- Seller(s) previous sale deed.
Both seller, buyer and two witnesses (above 22 years) should appear with I.D documents on the registration date.
5How will I get drafted gift deed?
The lawyers will draft the gift deed and attach it in the order page, which can be securely downloaded by you. Please review the gift deed and get your doubts clarified by the lawyers over the phone. The lawyers will do any changes if required after your review.
6Can the lawyers assist in registering the gift deed?
Yes, the lawyers can assist in registering the gift deed at the appropriate sub registrar's office. All our lawyers can register these gift deeds across Dehradun. In case you require the lawyer’s assistance in registering the gift deed, please buy the Add-on.
7How much time will it take?
The whole process takes 2 to 5 working days for our lawyers.
8How do I choose the right lawyer?
Highly Qualified Top Legal Advisors are on the panel of AssetsAssist. They specialize in property matters and long years of experience in this domain. They are well versed with all relevant Civil Laws pertaining to property, Rules and Regulations stipulated by Uttarakahnd Government and real estate issues in Dehradun and surroundings. The prices vary depending on the case and the time consumed to verify the documents. To do the needful AssetAssist logistics will pick up property documents for verification from your door step (within the city limits). Moreover, the person handling your case will be in constant touch with you updating you on the status of your case. If necessary the contact details of the Lawyer shall be provided to interact to provide the necessary information. You can also communicate with our officials handling your case through an offline chat.
9Do I need to book a service by paying upfront?
Yes. However, when you pay, the money will be held in an escrow account and will be released to the lawyers only after the work is complete to your satisfaction.
10Are these fixed prices?
Yes, the prices you see are pre-negotiated and all inclusive. However, please note that if you opt to register the gift deed you will have to additionally bear stamp duty and other miscellaneous expenses at the sub-registrar's office.
11How can I share the documents with the lawyer?
If you are sharing soft copies, you can share the same on order page which gets generated for you after placing the order. For any hard copy shipments, AssetAssist has integrated door step document pickup and delivery. Our logistics team will coordinate with you once you place the order.