MCA introduces Aadhar based authentication for GST registration in form INC-35 AGILE-PRO
[To section be (i)] published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub Section(i)]
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
New Delhi, 05th March 2021
G.S.R …… (E).– In the exercise powers conferred by the sub-sections (1) and (2) of section 469 of the Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013), the Central Government hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, namely:-
1. (1) These rules may be called the Companies (Incorporation) Third Amendment Rules, 2021.
(2) They shall come into force on the date of publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014, in the Annexure, in Form INC-35 AGILE-PRO, part of SPICe+, in serial number 12, at the end of Table (A), (In the following shall be inserted, namely:-
“Do you wish to perform Aadhar Authentication for GSTIN registration?
[F. No. 1/13/2013, CL-V, Vol.IV]
K.V.R MURTY, Joint Secretary
Note: The Principal rules were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide number G.S.R. 250(E), dated the 31st March 2014 and last amended vide number G.S.R.91(E), dated the 1st February 2021.
The MCA has notified amendments to the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014 whereby an amendment has been made to the form INC-35 AGILE-PRO providing an option for Aadhar authentication for purpose of registration of GSTIN. The amendment is effective from 05.03.2021.