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The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) notified about the new E-form AGILE-PRO-S vide Companies (Incorporation) Fourth Amendment Rules, 2021. This form has been introduced for easy company incorporation and other registrations of the GSTIN, ESIC, EPFO Professional tax Registration, Opening of the bank account and Shops & Establishment Registration. In this article, we shall discuss about this new form in detail.
This notification means that the earlier AGILE PRO form is now changed to AGILE-PRO-S form. Earlier, the form AGILE PRO meant Application for Goods & Services Tax Identification Number, Employee State Insurance Corporation Registration plus Employees provident fund organization (EPFO) registration, Profession Tax Registration, Opening of bank account”. From 7th June onwards, the Shop & Establishment registration is mandatory while applying for the Company Incorporation while filing Form INC 35 (now called AGILE-PRO-S).
A user can file application (SPICe+) for company incorporation accompanying linked form AGILE-PRO-S with form SPICe+ MOA (INC-33), eForm SPICe+ AOA (INC-34) & form URC-1, applicable for issuance of GSTN/ EPFO/ ESIC/ Profession Tax registration (only for Maharashtra), Bank account opening and Shops and Establishment Registration.
The application for company incorporation under rule 38 should be accompanied by e -form AGILE PRO-S (INC-35) containing an application for the registration of the following:-
(c) Profession Tax Registration;
(d) Opening of Bank Account;
The following details should be filled in this form:
The form must include the following attachments:
It is worth mentioning here that the applicant doesn’t require paying any fee for filing the application for Goods & services tax identification number, employee state Insurance corporation registration plus Employees provident fund organization (EPFO) registration, Profession tax Registration, Opening of the bank account and Shops & Establishment Registration No.
The steps are as follows:
As stated earlier, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) notified about this new E-form AGILE-PRO-S recently. The objective behind introduction of this form is to ease company incorporation along with other registrations of the GSTIN, ESIC, EPFO Professional tax Registration, Opening of the bank account and Shops & Establishment Registration. Therefore one should be aware of this essential change made by the MCA.
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