Which one of the following taxes is collected and utilized by the State Governments?

(A) Personal income tax
(B) Corporation tax
(C) Land revenue
(D) Custom duties

Correct Answer : Land revenue
Question Asked : SSC CPO Sub-Inspector Exam 2004
Explanation : The Constitution allocates the taxation of agricultural income to states. A land revenue is a major source of revenue for states in India. For purpose of revenue management, a State is divided into various districts, each in the charge of a Deputy Commissioner, also known as Collector indicating his responsibility for the realization of all Government revenues.
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