Nomenclature of various forms prescribed under the provisions of Companies Act, 2013 being notified
In order to facilitate easy understanding of the e-forms being rolled out under the provisions of Companies Act, 2013 and Rules made thereunder, the stakeholders are hereby informed that unlike numbering of various forms under the Companies Act, 1956, forms under the new Act are mandatorily numbered alpha-numeric. Initial of forms is to be started with alphabet of two or three letters based on the subject of the Chapter, followed by serial number of the form. This will define the nature of the forms and would be easy to recognise.
There are total 29 chapters under the Companies Act, 2013. Chapters I and XXIII have been notified but no form is prescribed under these chapters.
Following table is the summary of chapter-wise nomenclature of forms
|Sl. No.||Chapter No.||Particulars of chapter||Form No. start with||Remarks|
|01||II||INCORPORATION OF COMPANY AND MATTERS INCIDENTAL THERETO||INC|
|02||III||PROSPECTUS AND ALLOTMENT OF SECURITIES||PAS|
|03||IV||SHARE CAPITAL AND DEBENTURES||SH|
|04||V||ACCEPTANCE OF DEPOSIT BY COMPANIES||DPT|
|06||VII||MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION||MGT|
|07||VIII||DECLARATION ANY PAYMENT OF DIVIDEND||DIV|
|08||IX||ACCOUNTS OF COMPANIES||AOC|
|09||X||AUDIT AND AUDITORS||ADT|
|10||XI||APPOINTMENT AND QUALIFICATIONS OF DIRECTORS||DIR|
|11||XII||MEETINGS OF BOARD AND ITS POWERS||MBP|
|12||XIII||APPOINTMENT AND REMUNERATION OF PERSONNEL||MR|
|13||XXI||COMPANIES AUTHORISED TO REGISTER UNDER THIS ACT||URC|
|14||XXII||COMPANIES INCORPORATED OUTSIDE INDIA||FC|
|15||XXIV||REGISTRATION OFFICES AND FEES||GNL|
|18||XXIX||MEMORANDUM OF APPEAL||ADJ|
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