MCA increases the additional fees on certain forms, from existing 12 times to 18 times of Normal Fees
MCA has come up with the changes in the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014 wherein an additional fee and higher additional fee (in certain cases) shall be applicable for delay in filing of forms. Further, the higher additional fees shall be payable, if there is a delay in filing e-form INC-22, or e-form PAS-3 on two or more occasions, within a period of 365 days from the date of filing of the last such belated e-form for which additional fee or higher additional fee. This shall not be applicable to the Forms SH-7(for increase in Nominal Share capital) and Form AOC-4 and MGT-7 under section 92/137 (annual return of companies/filing financial statements with ROC). This shall be effective from 01st July, 2022.