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Reduction of Equity Share Capital – Tax Implication (A Supplement)

1. PREAMBLE This is in continuation of, to serve the purpose of a supplement to, the discussion in the previous posted Article @  Reduction of Equity Share Capital – Tax Implication The two ITAT cases stand out, as  a sore thumb. in that, reminds self, of similar instances often come across, sadly for more than one […]...

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Fast Track Merger U/s 233 of Companies Act, 2013

Section 233 of the Companies Act, 2013 read with Rule 25 of The Companies (Compromises, Arrangements and Amalgamations) Rules, 2016 came into force w.e.f. 15th December 2016.It provides the concept of simplified merger. Under Companies Act, 1956 all the mergers and restructurings had to go through with lengthy proceedings, intervention of...

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Appointment of auditor in Casual Vacancy under Companies Act, 2013

Casual Vacancy of the Auditor means a vacancy caused due to death, resignation, disqualification etc. of the auditor after accepting a valid appointment because of which the auditor cease to act as auditor of the company. How to fill Casual Vacancy arising due to resignation by the Auditor(s)? IN CASE OF A COMPANY WHOSE ACCOUNTS ARE [&he...

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Appointment of Company Auditor under Companies Act, 2013

Appointment of Auditors under Companies Act, 2013: The new regime of Companies Act 2013 has changed the requirement for appointment of the auditor in Companies. There has been a paradigm shift in the provisions relating to appointment of Statutory Auditor. This article broadly covers the provisional requirement for appointment of the au...

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Re-Constitution and Re-naming of Advisory Group of NFCSR

Order No. 11/02/2018-CSR (07/01/2019)

Re-Constitution and Re-naming of Advisory Group of National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (NFCSR) as Governing Council, NFCSR...

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Re-Constitution of Steering Committee of National Foundation for CSR

Order No. 11/ 02/ 2018-CSR (07/01/2019)

Pursuant to the approval of Hon'ble Minister of Corporate Affairs, a restructured Steering Committee of National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (NFCSR) is hereby constituted to prepare a roadmap, oversee the functioning and steer the activities of NFCSR for providing policy inputs and policy advocacy in the area of Corpora...

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Dematerialization of Securities Helps to Enhance Transparency

In this article the writer shall deliberate the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and other applicable Acts and Laws  which deals with the issue of dematerialization of share of unlisted public companies, he try to explain the process and procedure involved and also seeks to elaborate the likely benefits of the dematerialization. Th...

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Change of Name Clause of the Company

The name of any Company is basically the identity of the entire brand making it the most monumental asset for its growth. The name of every Company is mentioned in the first clause of memorandum of association i.e. said to be the constitution of a particular Company. Now, sometimes there might be a situation where […]...

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Checklist: Preferential Allotment of Securities to Persons other than Existing Equity Share Holders

Checklist of PREFERENTIAL ALLOTMENT of Securities to Persons other than Existing Equity Share Holders Section 62(1)(c) &  Section 42* of Companies Act, 2013 read with Rule 14* of Companies (Prospectus and  Allotment of Securities) Rule, 2014 &  Rule 13 of Companies (Share Capital and Debentures) Rule,2014 PARTICULARS Issue to b...

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Incorporation Process Of Nidhi Company In India

1. What is Nidhi Company? Nidhi Company is governed by Section 406 of the Companies Act, 2013 and Company Nidhi Rules, 2014 which has a sole objective of cultivating the habit of thrift and savings amongst its members. Nidhi companies are allowed to take deposit from its members and lend to its members only. Therefore, […]...

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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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