Home    
  

You are here

Key Concessions

The key concessions and incentives available to IT industries as per the UP Information Technology are:


  • Land and Infrastructure Concessions from U.P.Govt

  • Preferential allotment of land by Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority

  • I.T.units and call centers shall be given 100% exemption from payment of Stamp Duty and Registration fees

  • Ununinterrupted power supply-continuous and uninterrupted power supply for IT industries

  • Encouragement to captive power generation in IT locations.I.T. Units with 5KVA power requirement can be set up

  • Social infrastructure linked IT locations-like schools, housing, health, entertainment, and leisure facilities with high ambience

  • Incentives to Mega Investment Units- Information Technology units setup in the State with an investment of 50crores or more shall be classified as Mega Investment Units. The Mega Investment units shall:

    • Be given Interest free loan for a period of 15years upto the amount of the Sales / Trade Tax liability or 10% of the total turnover of the unit

    • Be allocated land on Priority

    • To make available land at a rate that is atleast 25% lesser than the sector rate

    • To be covered by the facility of MODVAT

    • To be allowed interest free loan of 2.5% of Trade Tax Liability

    • Be allowed CST @ 0.5% or at a lower rate given by Government of India

    • Be given exemption from payment of entry tax under section 4B of Entry Tax Act on all materials

    • Be permitted to own tax liabilities of suppliers or contractors

    • The rate of tax on transfer of right to use goods/product of I.T.industry

    • Be given on case-to-case basis on new units only

    • Be permitted annual defeasement of taxes

    • Be given Single Window Clearance through a High Power Committee under the Chairmanship of the Chief Secretary of UP




Fiscal Incentives


  • No trade tax on computer software

  • 2% trade tax on computer hardware including all surcharges

  • No trade tax on raw material used for exports

  • Software leases / work contract or licenses to use in any form exempted from trade tax

  • Trade tax exemption for a period of 12 years and deferment for a period of 15 years, irrespective of level of investment and location of unit

  • Same concessions as the Govt. STPs for units situated in private sector STPs

  • Special package of incentives being formulated for I.T. industries involving an investment of Rs. 50 crores and above

Other Concessions and Support


  • “Green Card" for priority treatment to I.T. Industry in all Govt offices and industrial/urban authorities

  • Escort services by Dept. of I.T., Udyog Bandhu and PICUP to facilitate easy clearances and approvals

  • Single Executive Authority for granting all clearances and approvals required by units within a STP

  • Complete exemption to software industry from the provisions of Pollution Control Act both for air and water pollution

  • Exemption from inspections for Factory/ Boiler/ Excise/ Labour/Pollution/ Environment etc.

  • Quantity & price preference for I.T. products produced in UP









Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority
169 Chitvan Estate, Sector Gamma - II
Greater Noida, Gautam Budh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh 201308
P: 0120 232-6150, P: 0120 232-6151, P: 0120 232-6335-7
F: 0120 232-6143
authority@gnida.in (email)
Disclaimer | Last updated: Tuesday, 10-Jan-2017 20:45:08 +05:30



© 1998-2015 All Rights Reserved.
Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority
(A Government of U.P. Undertaking), Uttar Pradesh, India.