The fees are calculated based on the annual turnover of the company and payment must be made to CIPC when the return is filed. This is a mandatory requirement set out by the Companies Act to ensure that your company is in business, therefore faluire to pay this fee will result in your company becoming non complaint with legislation.
Step 1: Select the company you are working on and head to the Dashboard tab. On the far right, click File Annual Return.
Step 2: In the next window select the option Calculate Annual Return Fee.
Step 3: Proceed to fill in the company Turnover for the year and click Calculate.
Step 4: The total amount you will have to pay CIPC for the year will then be displayed. If you wish to proceed with submitting your annual return select Close.
For a step by step guide on how to file your annual return simply refer to this Help Desk article.