Now AOC-4 can be certified by CS & CMA also (besides CA): MCA Notification

MCA Amends Rules: AOC4 can be certified by CS and CMA also (besides CA); Amended Fee for DIN/ Surrender in the case of OPC and Small companies

The MCA has notified Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Second Amendment Rules, 2016. Now AOC-4 can be certified by CS and CMA also (besides CA) and amended Fee for DIN/ Surrender in the case of OPC and Small companies is applicable. Relevant notification of MCA is as under:

MCA Notification dt. 7 Nov. 2016 F No. 01/16/2013 CL-V(Pt-I)

G.S.R. 1049(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sections 396, 398, 399, 403 and 404 read with subsections (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 (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014, namely:—

1. (1) These rules may be called the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Second Amendment Rules, 2016. (2) They shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazelle.

2. In the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014, (herein after refer to as the principle rules), in the principle rules, in rule 8, in sub-rule (12), in clause (b) for sub-clause (iv), the following shall be substituted, namely:-

“(iv) AOC-4 certification by the Chartered Accountant or the Company Secretary or as the case may be by the Cost Accountant, in whole- time practice.”

3. In the principal rules, in the Annexure, in item II, for sub-item (vi), the following sub-item shall be substituted, namely:

For Application madeOther than OPC and small companiesOPC and small companies
(vi) for allotment of Director Identification Number (DIN) under section 153 of the Act500500
(vii) for surrender of Director Identification Number under Rule 11(f) of the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Rules, 201410001000

 MCA Notification dt. 7 Nov. 2016

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