A company must report changes to the registered office, appointment or resignation of Directors, changes to Auditor, and more to the Ministry of Corporate Affairs through relevant forms and documents. Such filings required to maintain compliance for a company is termed company filings.
Benefits of Company Registration
Steps involved Incorporation of a company:-
The following steps are involved in the incorporation of a company.
Four major steps to register a company/ startup in India:
Incorporation or registration is the second stage in the formation of a company. It is the registration that brings a company into existence. A company is properly constituted only when it is duly registered under the Act and a Certificate of Incorporation has been obtained from the Registrar of Companies.
Documents Required For Incorporation:-
Formation of a company involves various stages which are as follows:
Corporate Documents means the Certificate of Incorporation, Memorandum of Association, Articles of Association, Bylaws and any other corporate document of an entity, including any shareholders, voting and/or any other agreement or document relating to the incorporation, ownership or management of an entity.
'Memorandum of Association' abbreviated as MOA, is the root document of the company, which contains all the basic details about the company. On the other hand, 'Articles of Association' shortly known as AOA, is a document containing all the rules and regulations designed by the company.
MOA is the prime document of the company. It is also called the charter of the company. AOA is the subsidiary document of the Company.
A Memorandum of Association generally has the following clauses: a. Name Clause: This clause contains full of the Company with which it is incorporated. b. Registered Office Clause/Domicile Clause: This clause indicates the jurisdiction of the Corporate Regulator, under which the Company's registered office falls.
Promoter prepares draft Memorandum and Articles of Association.