A Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is managed by its partners who look after its operations as well as directs the LLP towards accomplishment of its goals and vision. The status of the Limited Liability Partnership is not affected by the addition or exit of a partner; but impacts the growth of the business and responsibilities of other partners. The change in the details of partners can be changed only after the approval from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
In order to add or remove a partner from Limited Liability Partnership, the consent of other partners is required to be obtained, and the respective changes should be made in the LLP Agreement. The application to the Ministry of Corporate Affairs is to be filed within 30 days from the effective date of the change.
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Need of Change in Partners of LLP
Documents Required for Change in Partner
Appointment of Designated Partner
- Passport size photograph of the partner;
- Self-attested copy of PAN Card of partner
- Self-attested copy of Proof of Identity (Driving License/Voter ID Card/Passport) of the Partner;
- Digital Signature Certificate;
Resignation of Partner
- LLP Agreement
- Resignation Letter (Format will be provided by us)
- Digital Signature Certificate (DSC)
Note:- In case of NRI or Foreign National documents of Directors and Subscribers must be notarized or apostilled.
Process of Addition or Removal of Partner
1. Complete the Application Form
You are requested to first fill the simple questionnaire provided by our expert team.
2. Document Processing
At the second step we will be requiring the documents in accordance with the questionnaire filled by you so that we can arrange them as per the requirement and for processing.
3. Application of DSC
First of all DSC (Digital Signature Certificate consisting of the E-signatures) is required to be prepared. This step can be ignored if prepared already. It will approximately take 1-2 days.
4. Preparation and e-form Filing the same with ROC
After arranging the documents we will begin with the filing of an e-form for the change in the Partner of Limited Liability Partnership along with the requisite documents on the Portal of Ministry of Corporate Affairs thereby informing the ROC regarding the change
5. Approval from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Lastly, after the approval of an e-form is received from the ROC which will be provided through e-mail which signifies that the respective changes have been made in change of the Partners of the Limited Liability Partnership
What All You Get
FAQ's on Change in Partners of LLP
Yes, the Limited Liability Partnership Agreement is required to be modified in accordance with the terms of addition or removal by execution of a supplementary deed. All the details requiring the changes in capital and also in the terms along with the profit sharing ratio will be provided in the deed.
The difference is of responsibility as the responsibility of a Partner is only for the acts and omissions done by himself or within his knowledge whereas the Designated Partner are responsible towards the compliances and other operational matters of the LLP.
The stamp duty is required to be paid in accordance to the added capital in the LLP and as per the rate stated by the respective state.
Though it is not mandatory to bring capital in the Limited Liability Partnership but in addition one may contribute in accordance with the decision taken by all the Partners.
The rights and duties of the existing Partner shall be prescribed in the original Limited Liability Partnership Agreement. Further, the other rights and restrictions can also be mentioned in the Supplement Agreement which can include any amount of capital to be reimbursed and also the mode of payment.
The Supplementary Deed shall be filed to MCA within 30 days from the effective date of change or from the date of execution (whichever is earlier). The delay in filing of the supplementary deed shall levy an additional fee of Rs 100 per day till the date of actual filing.
The Limited Liability Partnership is required to appoint a new partner within 6 months from the effective date.
No it is a one-time task so a case of more than one DIN/DPIN doesn’t apply.
The rights and duties of new Partner shall be guided by the Limited Liability Partnership Agreement and the supplementary deed executed.
The resigning Partner shall intimate at least 30 days prior by giving a notice to the Limited Liability Partnership and the remaining partner of his/she resignation.