The Cuttack Municipal Corporation has assigned 51, 639(Fifty One Thousand Six Hundred Thirty Nine) holding within the city area. Collection of holding tax is Rs.2,60,96,160.60 collected during 2010-11 against the demand of Rs.5,63,46,817.00 .
There is tremendous potential for increasing the number of holding as well as augmenting holding tax collection. Cuttack Municipal Corporation is zeroing in on there areas at present through various programmes like Door to Door collection, awareness campaign for payment of tax, assessment of hitherto unassessed holding and reassessment of under assessed holding through Special Squads and Camps etc. for enhancement of collection as well as detection of holdings.