Advanced stamp duty collection with seamless
reconciliation and decreased revenue
loss - B700 Version 2 Tax Meter Solution

Our state revenue departments struggle with prevalence of fake stamp papers, high collection cost and the consequent revenue loss to the Government.

The present system often face complications around:

  • Procurement and availability
  • Logistics and distribution
  • Fraud and damage
  • Delayed process in procurement from authorized centers
  • Shortage of the required denomination.
  • Verification of the document due to lack of tracking (through online system.)

Pitney Bowes has upgraded B700 Version 2 (Tax Meter) solution, enables advance stamp duty collection with seamless reconciliation & decreased revenue loss. The solution is built on proven encryption technology that ensures the secure creation and capture of documents and assets. We have incorporated high security features, which will prevent revenue leakage and provide convenient citizen services leveraging proven technology.

Pitney Bowes has upgraded B700 Version 2 (Tax Meter) solution, enables advance stamp duty collection with seamless reconciliation & decreased revenue loss. The solution is built on proven encryption technology that ensures the secure creation and capture of documents and assets. We have incorporated high security features, which will prevent revenue leakage and provide convenient citizen services leveraging proven technology.

This initiative has enabled citizen services to pay stamp duty & obtain endorsement of the same in more than 11 states in the country, over last 19 years. Pitney Bowes Secured Revenue Evidencing Solutions is helping states’ governments in secured and seamless revenue collection; facilitating digital reach to the citizens to pay stamp duty in a convenient, simple & highly secured manner.

The new Tax Meter technology allows more tamper evident stamp papers than before. It has been topped with the following features:

  • Indicia now has Micro dots in the background to distinguish between original and copy.
  • Indicia now has Signed Barcode for mobile verification or online verification.
  • Indicia can now capture user information.
  • Indicia is now of a Special Red Colored UV ink, which glows against blue UV light.
  • Ability to upload funds and download funds in machine digitally.
  • Ability to send and synchronize all transaction data to central server for MIS.
  • Ability to send and synchronize through LAN and Wireless connectivity.
  • Ability to lock itself in case of no synchronization is done to server.
  • SMS feature to citizen on every transaction is available as an optional feature.
  • Allows department to deface a transaction data on the central server.
  • Allows to search all transaction data with each unique transaction number combined with Date and Instrument type.

B700 Version 2 Tax meter solution combines the proven, patented, Cryptographic Vault technology of Pitney Bowes. Unique Security features include:

  • Indicia glows under blue UV light.
  • Microdots which can detect photocopy from original and scanned copies.
  • Fluorescent Ink has UV Particles, which makes it very difficult for photocopiers to duplicate the same color.
  • Signed Barcode for verification using a special application
    • Tamper-proof Cryptic 2D Code
    • Digital Signature & Secured data
    • Proof of issue
    • Integrity of Stamp paper
    • Online Verification with unique transaction number
  • SMS can be sent to the person who gets the Indicia Franked.
  • All transactions are sent to the server so need to preserve tapes.
  • All the MIS available at single click from server.
  • Based on unique stamp number allocated to each impression department can lock/deface the stamp avoiding fraud.

Advantages of B700 Version 2 Tax Meter

  • Digital fund depositing and advance collection
  • Remotely controlled devices that are not network dependent
  • Tamper proofing and highly secure
  • Function in real time and near real time scenarios
  • Quick and user friendly (less than 1 minute to generate a certificate)
  • All transaction details captured and transmitted (MIS), Alerts possible (SMS + Email)