Once again, MCA came up with another stringent move by inserting a new Rule 25A under the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014 under which a new form has been introduced i.e. Form INC-22A (ACTIVE).
Let’s go through FAQs w.r.t this newly introduced form:
Ans. Every Company which is incorporated on or before 31st December, 2017 is required to file this form.
However, companies who has not filed its due financial statement or Annual Return or both shall be restricted to file this form.
Ans. Following Companies shall not be required to file this e-form:
Ans. Form INC-22A shall be filed on or before 25th April, 2019.
Ans. If a Company has failed to file this e-form on or before 25th April, 2019, the company shall be marked as “ACTIVE- non-compliant” and also the following e-forms shall not be accepted:
Ans. Yes, a company can file e-form ACTIVE after its due date i.e on or after 26th April, 2019 on payment of fee of Rs. 10,000 and also the company shall be marked as “ACTIVE Compliant”
Ans. Information which are required to be furnished are:
1. Company Details
2. Statutory & Cost Auditor Details
3. KMP Details
4. SRN of e-form AOC-4 & MGT-7 for FY 2017-18
5. Attachments to this e form:
These Rules shall come into force with effect from 25th February, 2019.
|MCA notifies late Fees of Rs. 10000 for newly notified e-form ACTIVE||G.S.R. .. (E)||21/02/2019|
|Companies (Incorporation) Amendment Rules, 2019||G.S.R.(E)||21/02/2019|
Author: C S Ekta Maheshwari is the Author of this article and is a Practicing Company Secretary. The Author can be reached at [email protected]