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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.
Foreign Contribution Regulation (Amendment) Rules 2020 further tightens the bolts
November 11, 2020
On November 10, 2020 the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Notified the much-awaited Foreign Contribution Regulation (Amendment) Rules 2020. After...
NGOs may receive “foreign contributions” for the time being in their existing FCRA Bank Account, till 31st March 2021
October 13, 2020
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued a Public Notice dated 13th October, 2020 which will make NGOs breath a...
‘Carpet Bombing’ instead of ‘Surgical Strike’ on ‘foreign funded’ organisations
October 9, 2020
The most recent Foreign Contribution Regulation Amendment Bill 2020 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Sunday, 20th September 2020....
Impact of ‘The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2020’ on CSR – Some reliefs & some anxieties!
September 28, 2020
The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2020 has been passed by the Lok Sabha on September 19, 2020 and the Rajya Sabha on...
The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill 2020
September 20, 2020
The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill 2020 has been introduced in the Lok Sabha on 20th September 2020. The Bill...
Renewal of 12AA & 80G deferred
September 19, 2020
The registration of charitable trust and institutions already registered u/s 12AA to the new section 12AB as also renewal of...
Relaxation in CSR Rules pertaining to R & D activities
August 26, 2020
In yet another effort to help combat COVID-19, Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) vide Notification dated 24th August 2020 [G.S.R....
Extension of due dates, refunds, reductions, virtual meetings & other reliefs
August 10, 2020
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and lock-down, the Government of India has provided some reliefs in terms of extension of...
Gujarat charity commissioner cracks whip on certain NGOs
July 23, 2020
According to a report published in the Times of India (July 23, 2020) “the charity commissioner (Gujarat) has warned about...