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The CAP blog features up to the minute legal and compliance-related developments that would be of interest and even immense value to readers. All legal news and updates are posted here as they happen.
Technical glitches in the new Income tax portal
June 14, 2021
If your charitable trust or institution is currently trying to re-validate your existing 12A and 80G registration and find that...
Clarification regarding MHA’s Notice of May 18, 2021 regarding account with SBI
May 20, 2021
Foreign Contribution Regulation (Amendment) Act 2020 requires every organisation registered under or intending to register under FCRA or obtain prior...
How FCRA inhibits ‘giving’ to India?
May 12, 2021
As we all know, India is currently entrenched battling the second wave of COVID-19 and several parts of the country...
Do not panic over: a) Not opening your SBI account as yet b) Your 12AA & 80G renewal c) Filing Form CSR-1
March 31, 2021
Since the last few weeks, a fairly large number of charitable trusts and institutions seem to be in a high...
Re-approval of existing tax exemption registration and tax deduction certificate from 1st April 2021
March 27, 2021
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued Notification no. 19/2021 dated 26th March 2021 pertaining to procedure for registration...
Implications of Finance Bill 2021 on charitable trusts & institutions
February 1, 2021
We were wondering what new restrictions or compliance burdens would come in the wake of the Union Budget 2021. Mercifully,...
Maharashtra Public Trusts Act 1950
Financial Statements for charitable trusts registered under Maharashtra Public Trust Act, 1950
January 25, 2021
In Maharashtra all public charitable trusts are governed by the provisions of the Maharashtra Public Trust Act, 1950. There is...
Analysis of Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Amendment Rules, 2021
January 23, 2021
Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) on 22nd January 2021 Notified the Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Amendment Rules, 2021. With...
Deadline for re-validation of 12AA & 80G is NOT 31st December 2020
December 18, 2020
There seems to be a new and unnecessary buzz within the voluntary sector regarding deadline for the re-validation of 12AA...