Now that you have understood the basics of CFO Services for Startups and the Payroll Services and the advantages of payroll for startups, our blog 3 in the series is all about Incorporating a startup, the options and categorization as sanctioned by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
To help you understand the requirements, following are the types of Incorporation as laid down by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs and other government authorities in some cases. Anyone who is interested in Incorporating a Startup can choose to launch business from the following categories:
Anyone can incorporate “one person company” as a corporate body. He or she is only one entitled shareholder and Director of the company. The pre-conditions for one person company include:
If you are planning of incorporating a startup which is home run, family run or service oriented you can probably begin with one person company and once you get established you can think of expansion.
A private limited company is the one with two directors and two shareholders. This is the basic requisite to incorporate private limited company. The maximum number of members in a private limited company can be 200. Company cannot invite general public to subscribe its shares or debentures. A private limited company can
People incorporating a startup which involves product, delivery and revolves around mass consumption or even which involves a number of stakeholders involved from the beginning should go for private limited company. This adds credibility to your idea at the launch stage itself.
LLP is a corporate structure that combines the flexibility of a partnership and the advantage of limited liability. Owing to flexibility in structure and operation, it would be useful for small and medium enterprises, in general and for the enterprises in service sector professionals.
There are pros and cons attached but entrepreneurs who are in the process of incorporating a startup which involves further licensing and compliances with other government authorities opt for LLPs. This is mostly a preferred option for startups entering the BFSI sector.
Gapeseed Consulting Pvt Ltd is a financial services company with a team of experts coming from the Accounting and Legal backgrounds. Startups usually have reservations with the set of services, registration protocols etc and they find it complex to execute. We are here to simplify business functions and thereby multiplying the possibilities.
Our set of services include, Incorporation, Accounting, Tax and Company Law compliance, consulting, drafting agreements, Payroll and CFO Services.
The challenge to startups is not just to manage and grow business, it is also about managing in the right way. Entrepreneurs need advice on regular basis so that all compliances are met right from the day of incorporation of business.
We at Gapeseed Consulting provide virtual CFO Services to support your business. We understand that Startups usually do not hire a senior Chartered Accountant or Finance Professional at initial stage because it is very difficult situation for entrepreneur and Senior Financial Professional to do full time job in Startup. Therefore Virtual CFO Services is win-win situation for both.
Virtual CFO or Interim CFO Services in Delhi from Gapeseed Consulting can offer the follow-ing solutions:
Gapeseed Consulting has also launched Financial Services Startup Packages to make it more suitable for the startup requisites.
One of our startup client who will be soon celebrating their first anniversary felt dramatically low at a point when they realized about the compliances and regular taxation norms. Apparently those were nor considered at the planning stage and hence they felt the pressure to perform as per law & guidelines.
Since we had helped them with the Registration process, they asked for our help and Gapeseed Consulting readily deputed our in-house chartered accountant Mr.Jain as the Interim CFO to manage the Liquor Import Compliances for Incorporating a Business in India while setting up a business.
Some of our basic allied services include the management of compliance, taxation and other procedures that include:
We hope that this post helped in understanding the launch procedure and also in ascertaining the best suitable option for your startup idea. Our next post will be around the documentation that is required to complete the registration process for a startup or new business.
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