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Compliance to be Made by Companies as per recent amendments

Article discusses for new Forms to be filed by Companies under Companies Act, 2013 wghich includes- A. ACTIVE (Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification), B. Form DPT-3 (RETURN OF DEPOSITS), C. Form 20A (Commencement of Business) and D. Form MSME-1. A. ACTIVE (Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification) MCA – E-FORM ACT...

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Conversion of Unlimited Liability Company into a Limited Liability Company by Shares or Guarantee

Conversion of Unlimited Liability Company into a Limited Liability Company by Shares or Guarantee Under Companies Act, 2013 1) Without prejudice to any other provision in the Companies Act for effecting the conversion of an unlimited liability company with or without share capital into limited liability Company by shares or guarantee, suc...

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Where to Keep Books of Accounts of Company?

In most of the cases directors of the company are in view that the Books of Accounts are to be kept at registered office of the company since mostly a promoter of start-ups Incorporate a Company using its own residential address as a Registered Office address and then start a business on rented premises. This […]...

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Another Step by Ministry to Track Shell Companies

Another step has been taken by ministry for tracking shell companies and vanishing companies by introduction of E-Form ACTIVE (INC-22A).As the expansion of ACTIVE itself defines Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification, Ministry, through this e-form, has asked companies to geo-tag its registered office location and share the dat...

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INC-22A (KYC for the companies)

INC- 22A: Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification (ACTIVE) Introduction: INC -22A is a KYC Form for companies. The intention of MCA behind this form is to detect Shell Companies and update information of all the active companies. Who shall file INC-22A? As per Rule 25A of the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, INC-22A is re...

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Significant Beneficial Ownership Rules- Applicability, Register & Returns

‘Significant beneficial owner’ means an individual referred to in sub-section (1) of section 90 (holding ultimate beneficial interest of not less than ten per cent.) read with sub-section [10] of section 89 of Companies Act, 2013, but whose name is not entered in the register of members of a company as the holder of such [&hel...

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All about Conversion of Public Company into a Private Company

INTRODUCTION Before the notification issued by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs dated 18th December, 2018 to amend the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, NCLT was handling the cases of Conversion of Public Companies into Private Companies and it was a time consuming process under NCLT Bench. Due to plenty of Insolvency Cases, it was ...

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Commentary on Section 168 of Companies Act, 2013

SECTION 168 OF THE COMPANIES ACT, 2013 Section 168- Resignation of Director (1) A director may resign from his office by giving a notice in writing to the company and the Board shall on receipt of such notice take note of the same and the company shall intimate the Registrar in such manner, within such […]...

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MSME FORM-I Pursuant to Order Dated 22nd January, 2019 Issued U/s. 405 of Companies Act, 2013

1) Introduction: Whereas, the Central Government vide notification S.O. 5622 (E), dated, 2nd November, 2018  has directed that all companies, who get supplies of goods or services from Micro & Small Enterprises & whose payments to Micro & Small Enterprise suppliers exceed 45 days from the date of acceptance or the date of de...

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All About Issue of Preference Share on Preferential basis

Meaning of Preference Shares: As per Explanation (ii) to section 42 of the Companies Act, 2013 (‘the Act’), the term preference shares mean and includes that part of the share capital the holders of which have a preferential right over payment of dividend (fixed amount or rate) and repayment of share capital in the event […]...

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Company Law News India

Corporate law also known as the company law is the study of how the directors, shareholders, creditors, employees and other participants in the community, consumers, and the environment work together with each other. Company law deals with organizations which are registered or incorporated under the Indian company law. The latest Companies Act is the Act which controls the incorporation of companies, responsibilities of companies, directors and laws relating to dissolution of any company. The newly constituted Companies Act 2013 is divided into twenty-nine chapters comprising 470 with 7 schedules. This Act replaced the previous Companies Act, 1956 on August 29th, 2013. The newly constituted Act came into action on September 12th, 2013 with number of changes.

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