Section 404 Fees to be credited into public account – Companies Act 2013

Amended and updated notes on section 404 of Companies Act 2013. Provisions and rules related to fees, etc., to be credited into public account.


Amended and updated notes on section 404 of Companies Act 2013. Detail discussion on provisions and rules related to fees, etc., to be credited into public account.

Chapter XXIV (Section 396404) of the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013) deals with the provisions related to registration offices and fees. Section 404 of CA 2013 provides for fees, etc., to be credited into public account.

Recently, we have discussed in detail section 403 (Fee for filing, etc.) of CA 2013. Today, we learn the provisions of section 404 of the Companies Act 2013.

The provisions of section 404 are effective from 1st April, 2014. You may refer Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27-03-2014. In this article, you will learn detail of the provisions of section 404 the Companies Act 2013 read with the Companies (Registration Offices and Fees) Rules, 2014.

Name of ActThe Companies Act 2013
Enacted byParliament of India
Administered byMinistry of Corporate Affairs (MCA)
Number of Chapters29
Number of Sections484 (470-43+57)
Number of Schedules7
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Chapter No.XXIV
Chapter NameRegistration offices and fees
Section No.404
Section NameFees, etc., to be credited into public account
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Section 404 of Companies Act 2013: Fees, etc., to be credited into public account

Section 404 shall come into force on 1st April, 2014 vide Notification No. S.O. 902(E) issued dated 27.03.2014.

All fees, charges and other sums received by any Registrar, Additional, Joint, Deputy or Assistant Registrar or any other officer of the Central Government in pursuance of any provision of this Act shall be paid into the public account of India in the Reserve Bank of India.


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