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Section 8 company is a special entity registered with a sole objective of charitable purpose. Unlike a trust, this is a corporate business structure that ensures the limited liability and a separate existence.
Company Details
Act No specified Act
Registration Requirement No
Number of members Only 1
Separate Legal Entity No
Liability Protection Unlimited
Statutory Audit Not mandatory
Ownership Transferability No
Uninterrupted Existence No
Foreign Participation Not Allowed
Tax Rates Low
Statutory Compliances Less

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What is form INC- 22A?

MCA has introduced a new form INC-22A – ACTIVE(Active Company Tagging Identities and Verification) with effect from 25th February 2019 by inserting Rule 25 A to the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014. Every company incorporated on or before 31st December 2017 and are under ‘Active’ status has to file this form on or before 25th April 2019. If the form is not filed within the due date then the MCA will charge late filing fees of Rs. 10,000/-. Further, the company will be marked as ‘ACTIVE non-complaint company’ and the DIN associated with such company will be marked as ‘Director of ACTIVE non-compliant company’.

Consequences of non-filing of form INC-22A

Late filing fees

If the form is not filed within the due date, then the company will be marked as ‘ACTIVE non-complaint company’. MCA will charge the late filing fees of Rs. 10,000/- from the companies filing form after the due date.

Restriction on change in Authorised Capital

A company which has not filed the form will not be able to file the form in relation to the change in authorised capital of the company. Hence a company will not be able to file form SH-7.

Restriction on change in Paid-up Capital

A company will not be allowed to change its paid-up capital unless the filing of the form INC-22 A. A company will not be able to file form PAS-3 for change in paid-up capital.

Restriction on change in directorship

A company cannot change the directorship except the cessation of director if the form is not filed within the due date.

Restriction on amalgamation, demerger & closure

A company will not be able to proceed for the amalgamation or demerger. A company will not be allowed to file form INC-28 with MCA. Further a company cannot apply for fast track exit or dissolution of company.

Restriction on change in registered office

A company will be unable to change the registered office address if the form is not filed within the due date. A company will not be allowed to file form INC-22.

Documents and information required for filing form INC-22A


Certificate of Incorporation

Photograph of external building of the registered office

It must include name, registered address and GST number in english and local language

Photograph of inside the office

It must have at least 1 director therein the office whose DSC will be affix on the form

Latitude and longitude of the registered office

The company has to specify the details related to latitude and longitude

Email id of the company

Email id must be provided for OTP verification

Statutory Auditor

SRN of the form for appointment of Auditor

Annual compliance forms

SRN of the form AOC-4 and MGT-7

DSC & Other details

DSC of at least 2 directors will be required. Details of appointment of MD/CEO/Manager/WTD/Company Secretary/Cost Auditor (if applicable)


Companies under process of Striking off or Struck off

Companies under process of Amalgamation

Companies under process of Dissolution or Dissolved

Process Flow

Fullfil compliance in 3 Easy Steps

1. Answer Quick Questions

  • Fill in our questionnaires that take less than 10 minutes
  • Provide basic details & documents required for registration
  • Make quick payment through our secured gateways

2. Experts at LW are here to help

  • Assigned Relationship Manager
  • Preparation and filing form online
  • CA/CS Certification
  • Updated Company’s Master data

3. Your company is Active!

  • All it takes 2 working days*

Process of filing online form INC-22A

Day 1

  • Collection of Basic Information
  • Provide Required Documents

Day 2

  • Preparation and filling an online form
  • Drafting of application with required information
  • Online filing with Professional Certification
  • Sharing Company’s Master Data

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