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CIPC COMPANY

How to convert a company

Company conversions are an important secretarial transaction as Closed Corporations (“CC”) slowly become extinct. With the implementation of the new Companies Act 71 of 2008 (as amended), almost all of the advantages of having a CC can now be obtained by converting a to a Private Company (“Pty Ltd”). While this process still has to […]

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What is the difference between AFS and FAS on CIPC?

The final step of submitting your annual return requires that you either submit a Financial Accountability Supplement (“FAS”) or Annual Financial Statements (“AFS”). This selection will depend on whether your company requires a financial audit or not. Companies that require an audit must submit their audited AFS to the CIPC in a standardized financial reporting […]

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CIPC COMPANY

How to submit your annual returns

Annual returns are the yearly fees that must be paid over to the Companies Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) in order to keep your company registered. With InfoDocs you can manage and submit all your annual returns from one place. Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Choose the company you would like to submit an annual return […]

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CIPC COMPANY

How to file annual returns

Annual returns are the yearly fees that must be paid over to the Companies Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) in order to keep your company registered. With InfoDocs you can manage and submit all your annual returns from one place. If you do not have an account yet, register here and add a company to your profile. Choose the company […]

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How to deregister a company

A company can be deregistered either automatically by failing to file annual returns or manually by referring the company for deregistration to the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (“CIPC”). Deregistration will begin automatically when a company fails to file two or more annual returns. The CIPC will then notify the company to inform them of […]

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CIPC DIRECTORS

How to change directors

Make director appointments, removals, or resignations and InfoDocs will create all the supporting documents required to submit to CIPC.

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CIPC SHARES

How to record a change in authorised shares

Either the directors or shareholders of a company may increase or decrease the number of authorised shares for a particular share class by amending the Memorandum of Incorporation (“MOI”) and filing a COR15.2 with the CIPC. To record a change in authorised shares on InfoDocs, simply follow the easy steps below. If you haven’t created […]

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CIPC SHARES

How to increase authorised shares

Either the directors or shareholders of a company may increase or decrease the number of authorised shares for a particular share class by amending the Memorandum of Incorporation (“MOI”) and filing a COR15.2 with the CIPC. To increase authorised shares in InfoDocs, simply follow the easy steps below. Follow these simple instructions: Log in to […]

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CIPC COMPANY

How to manage your annual returns

Annual returns are the yearly fees that must be paid over to the Companies Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) in order to keep your company registered. With InfoDocs you can manage and submit all your annual returns from one place. If you do not have an account yet, register here and add a company to your profile. Choose the company […]

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Why has the converted company not updated on InfoDocs?

When a company has been converted from a CC to a (PTY) LTD, you might find that the company’s details on InfoDocs haven’t changed. The company on your profile in InfoDocs will not automatically update. Instead, you will need to add the company with its new registration number to your profile in order for all […]