Extension invalidity for Names Reserved and Resubmission of Forms by MCA

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In view of the situation arising due to COVID-19 pandemic and extended lock down period in the country, Ministry of Corporate Affairs has extended PERIOD/DAYS OF EXTENSION FOR NAMES RESERVED AND RE-SUBMISSION OF FORMS.  

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Period/Days of Extension

1

Names reserved for 20 days for new company incorporation. SPICe+ Part B needs to be filed within 20 days of name reservation.

Names expiring any day between 15th March 2020 to 31st May would be extended by 20 days beyond 31st May 2020.

2

Names reserved for 60 days for change of name of company. INC-24 needs to be filed within 60 days of name reservation.

Names expiring any day between 15th March 2020 to 31st May would be extended by 60 days beyond 31st May 2020.

3

Extension      of    RSUB validity          for companies.

SRNs where last date of Resubmission (RSUB) falls between 15th March 2020 to 31st May 2020, additional 15 days beyond 31st May 2020 would be allowed. However, for SRNs already marked under NTBR, extension would be provided on case to case basis.

Note: Forms will not get marked to (Not to be taken on Record)’NTBR’ due to non- resubmission during this extended period as detailed above.

It also includes IEPF Non-STP eForms ( IEPF- 3, IEPF-5 and IEPF-7)

4

Names reserved for 90 days for new LLP incorporation/change of name. FiLLiP/Form 5 needs to be filed within 90 days of name reservation.

Names expiring any day between 15th March 2020 to 31st May would be extended by 20 days beyond 31st May 2020.

5

RSUB validity extension for LLPs.

SRNs where last date of resubmission (RSUB) falls between 15th March 2020 to 31st May 2020, additional 15 days would be allowed from 31st May 2020 for resubmission. However, for SRNs already marked under NTBR, extension would be provided on case to case basis.

Note: Forms will not get marked to (Not to be taken on Record)’NTBR’ due to non- resubmission during this extended period as detailed above.

6

Extension for marking IEPF-5 SRNs to ‘Pending for Rejection u/r 7(3)’ and ‘Pending for Rejection u/r 7(7)’

SRNs where last date of filing eVerification Report (for both Normal as well as Re- submission filing) falls between 15th March 2020 to 31st May 2020, would be allowed to file the form till 30th Sep 2020. However, for SRNs already marked under ‘Pending for Rejection u/r 7(3)’ and ‘Pending for Rejection u/r 7(7)’, extension would be provided on case to case basis.

Note: Status of IEPF-5 SRN will not change to ‘Pending for Rejection u/r 7(3)’ and ‘Pending for rejection u/r 7(7)’ till 30th Sep’20.

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