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Avoid the last minute hassle of arranging your rent receipts for claiming HRA exemption. Use our free rent receipt generator and save taxes. It is fast, convenient and easy.

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Monthly Rent

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Rented House Address

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Your Name

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Name of Landlord

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Landlord's PAN no (optional)

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Your Email Address

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From when would you like to generate the rent receipt?

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Till when would you like to generate the receipt?

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How would you like your receipts to be?

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Option to generate rent receipt printable online - Monthly, Quarterly, Half-Yearly and Yearly

For claiming HRA exemptions it is mandatory to submit Rent Receipts to the employer

This can be done in just 4 simple steps

  1. Generate rent receipt by filling in the required details

  2. Print the receipt

  3. Get the receipt stamped & signed by landlord

  4. Submit Rent Receipts to your employer

Rent Receipt Generator

Sample Rent Receipt Template Format

What is a rent receipt and why do we need them?

Rent receipt is an important document which is used as a proof of the rent paid to the landlord. It is a key instrument for tax saving and so should be collected and kept safely. Salaried employees need rent receipts to claim their House Rent Allowance (HRA).

How to generate rent receipts online?

For claiming HRA exemptions it is mandatory to submit Rent Receipts to the employer

This can be done in just 3 simple steps

  1. Enter amount of rent paid and address

  2. Fill details of self and landlord

  3. Select Period for which you want to generate rent receipt
    (Monthly, Quarterly, Annually)

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What are the details required in rent receipts?

The following are the details which are required in the rent receipt:

  1. Tenant Name (If you are the tenant, fill in your name)

  2. Landlord Name.

  3. Amount of Payment.

  4. Date of Payment.

  5. Rental Period.

  6. House Address (Rented Property)

  7. Signature of Landlord or Manager.

Is it necessary to affix a revenue stamp on rent receipt?

A revenue stamp is required to be affixed on rent receipts if cash payment is more than Rs. 5000 per receipt. If rent is paid through cheque then revenue stamp is not required.

You can easily understand it from the given table

Mode of Payment Whether revenue stamp is required
Cash, upto 5000 per receipt No
Cash, more than 5000 per receipt Yes
Cheque No

How much tax benefit is availed by submitting rent receipts to employers?

The amount of tax saving on rent is equal to amount of HRA (House Rent Allowance) exemption you are eligible to claim.

To calculate your HRA exemption use our free calculator or Read more.

FAQ’s on Rent Receipts

Q- Can I claim HRA without a rent receipt?

Ans. If an employee receives HRA in excess of Rs. 3000/- per month, it is mandatory to provide Rent receipt to employer as an evidence for claiming HRA.
Even if your HRA is less than Rs. 3000/-, try to keep rent receipts with you in case the Income Tax Officer asks for them at a later date.


Q- Do I need to produce a rent receipt for every month?

Ans. Generally employers ask for rent receipts for 3-4 months.


Q- How to generate monthly rent receipts?

Ans. While generating rent receipts online in the third step when you select the period you can make a choice of generating rent receipts yearly, monthly or quarterly for the specified time period.


Q- Will revenue stamp come in e receipt generation?

Ans. No, You will get printable rent receipts without revenue stamps. You can always get revenue stamps and affix the same if required.


Q- Is the PAN of the landlord required for claiming HRA?

Ans. PAN of landlord is required only if rent exceeds Rs.8333/- per month (Rs.100000/- annually). In case the landlord does not have PAN, declaration of the same is required. Download Declaration Form
If the landlord does not provide his PAN, you can obtain the same from the below mentioned link. (know your PAN)

Sample Declaration Form
Declaration Regarding PAN


Q- What evidence is required for claiming HRA.

Ans. The only evidence required for claiming HRA is the Rent receipt issued by the landlord.


Q- Do I need a xerox/photocopy of the landlord's PAN card?

Ans. No, there is no need for the same. Only PAN No is required to mention on rent receipt.


Q- Why is the PAN of the landlord required?

Ans. The reason behind declaring a landlord's PAN is to track fake receipts being submitted by employees to claim HRA.


Q- What if I forgot to submit rent receipts at the time of declaration?

Ans. Even if you forgot to submit rent receipts, you are eligible to claim HRA while filing IT return. All you need is Rent receipts and PAN of landlord in case annual rent exceeds Rs.100000/-
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