Q. What is e-Stamping?
A. e-Stamping is a computer based application and a secured
electronic way of stamping documents. It’s an electronic way
of paying stamp duty to the Government.
Q. What are the features of E-Stamping :
A. On-line Stamp Duty Certificate can be generated within
minutes Stamp Certificate generated is tamper proof
Its a secured electronic payment gateway to the Government
Authenticity of the Certificate can be checked through its
Stamp Certificate generated has a Unique Identification
Number (UIN).Specific denomination is not required.
Q. What are the benefits of E-Stamping?
A. Easy accessibility and faster processing
Security, Cost savings, User friendly, Hassle free maintenance
Q. What is Unique Identification Number (UIN) ?
A. UIN is a Stamp Certificate number mentioned on the Stamp
Certificate. Anybody, having the Unique Identification
number, can check the authenticity of the Certificate through
Q. What is a CRA?
A. CRA stands for Central Record Keeping Agency. STOCK
HOLDING CORPORATION OF INDIA LIMITED (SHCIL) is the
only CRA appointed by the Government of India.
Q. What is the role of CRA?
A. The Central Record Keeping Agency is responsible for User
Registration, Imprest Balance Administration and overall E-
Stamping Application Operations and Maintenance. CRA will
appoint ACC’s and Travelling Vendors who will issue
Certificates to the clients at their counters.
Q. What do you mean by ACC?
A. ACC menas Authorised Collection Centre (ACC). Its an
agent appointed by SHCIL. ACC is the intermediary between
the CRA and Stamp Duty payer.
Q. Who can become ACCs?
A. Bank & Financial Institutions, Law firms, Chartered
Accountant Firms, Professionals
Q. What is Registration process of ACC?
A. ACC should submit the application form along with the
necessary proofs as mentioned in the application form. ACCs
need to pay a nominal registration fee and interest free
security deposit. ACCs need to maintain a running imprest
Q. How will I get a Stamp Certificate?
A. The client has to approach an ACC appointed by SHCIL and
fill up the application form as prescribed in the e-Stamping
system. Stamp Certificate is generated only after realization of
Q. When will I get the Stamp Certificate from ACC?
A. After submitting a duly filled application form, the ACC will
enter the details into the system and a Stamp Certificate
would be generated immediately in case of cash and in case of
Cheque/ Demand Draft/ Pay order only after realization of
Q. After generating the Certificate, can I cancel the Stamp
A. For cancellation you need to get in touch with the
Competent Authority at the Stamp Office appointed by the
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