If the following conditions are satisfied then immovable property received by an individual or HUF will be charged to tax (*):
Immovable property, being land or building or both, is received by an individual/HUF.
The immovable property is received without consideration (i.e., received as a gift) or for a consideration which is less than the stamp duty value of the property by an amount exceeding Rs.50,000.
The immovable property is a 'capital asset' within the meaning of section 2(14) for such as individual or HUF.
The stamp duty value of such immovable property received without consideration exceeds Rs. 50,000.
(*) Refer next FAQ for situations in which immovable property received without consideration (i.e., received as a gift) by an individual or HUF is not charged to tax.
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