Dear Reader,

This mail is regarding MCA update on Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Rules, 2018.

Ministry of Corporate Affairs vide a General Circular has fixed the due date for filing form BEN-2 (Return to the Registrar in respect of declaration under section 90 received by the company) within 30 days from the date of deployment of BEN-2 e-form on the MCA-21 portal or 30 days from the date of receipt of declarations in Form BEN-1 (Declaration by the beneficial owner who holds or acquires significant beneficial ownership in shares), whichever is late.

E Form BEN-2 is not yet deployed on the MCA-21 portal.

Further, no additional fee will be levied if the same is filed within 30 days from the date of deployment of the form, even if the date of filing is beyond 30 days of receipt of declaration.

Click Here for General Circular.