IEC Registration Certificate
What is IEC?
An Importer -Exporter Code (IEC) is a key business identification number which mandatory for export from India or Import to India. No export or import shall be made by any person without obtaining an IEC unless specifically exempted. For services exports however, IEC shall be not be necessary except when the service provider is taking benefits under the Foreign Trade Policy.
Consequent upon introduction of GST, IEC being issued is the same as the PAN of the firm. However, the IEC will still be separately issued by DGFT based on an application. The nature of the firm obtaining an IEC may be any of the follows- Proprietorship, Partnership, LLP, Limited Company, Trust, HUF, Society.
Pre-Requisites for Applying for IEC
IEC may be applied on behalf of a firm which may be a Proprietorship, Partnership, LLP, Limited Company, Trust, HUF, Society. Firm must have a PAN, bank account in the name of the firm and a valid address before applying. Address may be physically verified by the DGFT on issuance of the IEC. Please keep your PAN, bank details and firm details ready before applying.
Documents required for IEC Registration Certificate
Technical requirement for filing an IEC
- Valid PAN
- Valid Mobile Number and Email ID.
- Valid Address Details of Branch Office
- Valid Bank Account in the name of IEC Holder
- Valid Aadhar Card matching the details with PAN Card
- Proof of establishment/incorporation/registration.
b). Registered Society
- Proof of Address can be any one of the following documents:
I. Sale Deed, rent agreement, lease deed, electricity bill, telephone land line bill, mobile, post-paid bill, MoU, Partnership deed
ii. Other acceptable documents (for proprietorship only): Aadhar card, passport, voter id
iii. In case the address proof is not in the name of the applicant firm, a no objection certificate (NOC) by the firm premises owner in favour of the firm along with the address proof is to be submitted as a single PDF document.
- Proof of Firm’s Bank Account
i. Cancelled Cheque
ii. Bank certificate
Validity of IEC Registration Certificate.
IEC Certificate is valis for lifetime instead it requires to update every Year.
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