Registered office is an official address, registered on the MCA portal in name of the company via its memorandum and article of association and supporting documents required during its incorporation. For necessary correspondence like receiving notices, posts, bills etc. form the government departments, banks, public etc., the address should be understandable, comprehensible and unambiguous. Since so many years, the compliances regarding registered office of the company are not crystal clear. To weed out such inappropriate compliance ACTIVE (Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification) INC–22A form is introduced vide notification dated 21st February 2019.
ACTIVE FORM is peculiarly filed for verification of the registered office of a company. Accordingly every company registered or incorporated before 31st December 2017 and are under “active status”, are entailed for filing of ACTIVE FORM. It is a KYC (Know your company) of a company.
The series of actions necessitate to fill the ACTIVE FORM are stated under:
It is to note that, the filing of this from can be accomplished only in the following situation:
Non – compliance of this will prohibit the following events:
The write up tries to explain the filing of ACTIVE FORM with minimum and uncomplicated efforts and conclude that the initiation of such form will eliminate the mal practices of the companies in one or the other way. The public will be aware of authentic and definite address of the company. The fake addresses or companies will be eliminated.