The Foreign Contribution (regulation) Act, 2010 is an Indian act of Parliament, the 42nd of 2010. It is a consolidating act whose scope is to regulate the acceptance and utilisation of foreign contribution or foreign hospitality by certain individuals or associations or companies and to prohibit acceptance and utilisation of foreign contribution or foreign hospitality for any activities detrimental to the national interest and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Documents Required for FCRA Registration:
- For obtaining registration under the FCRA, the applicant association should preferably be registered under any of the following Acts.
- Fill the form FC-3 in triplicate.
- Required the statement of audited accounts from past three years.
- Required the documentation proof of the activities of past three years as annual report.
- Required the copy of registration certificate if the association is already registered as society or trust.
- Required the copy of Articles of Association and Memorandum of Association.
- Required List of purposes and activities for the respective foreign contribution is being utilized.
- Required Details of members and board of organization and association and company need foreign contribution certificate.
- Required the copy of attorney of organization and association and company need foreign contribution certificate.
- Required the copy of resolution of the company that authorizes the registration under FCRA.
- Required List of current members in the organization, association and company needs certification for foreign contribution.
- Required Detail of bank through which the FCRA transaction is being processed.
- Required the copy of all the documents issued by the Income Tax Department u/s80G and 12A