FORM NO. 10A for Application for Registration of Charitable or Religious Trust or Institution for Tax Exemption. FORM NO. 10A is relevant for person in receipt of income from charitable/religious trusts or institutions that are required to apply for registration to the trust under section 12AA of the act.
An application under clause (aa) of sub-section (1)] of section 12A for registration of a charitable or religious trust or institution shall be made in duplicate in Form No. 10A and shall be accompanied by the following documents, namely :—
(a) where the trust is created, or the institution is established, under an instrument, the instrument in original, together with one copy thereof; and where the trust is created, or the institution is established, otherwise than under an instrument, the document evidencing the creation of the trust or the establishment of the institution, together with one copy thereof :
Provided that if the instrument or document in original cannot conveniently be produced, it shall be open to the Commissioner to accept a certified copy in lieu of the original;
(b) where the trust or institution has been in existence during any year or years, prior to the financial year in which the application for registration is made, two copies of the accounts of the trust or institution relating to such prior year or years (not being more than three years immediately preceding the year in which the said application is made) for which such accounts have been made up.
FORM NO. 10A
[See rule 17A]
Application for registration of charitable or religious trust or institution
Under clause (aa) of sub-section (1) of section 12A of the Income-tax Act, 1961
The Commissioner of Income-tax,
I, _________________________________ on behalf of __________________________________ [name of the trust or institution] hereby apply for the registration of the said trust/institution under section 12A of the Income-tax Act, 1961. The following particulars are furnished herewith:
|1.||Name of the trust/institution in full [in block letters]|
|3.||Name(s) and address(es) of author(s)/founder(s)|
|4.||Date of creation of the trust or establishment of the institution|
|5.||Name(s) and address(es) of trustee(s)/manager(s)|
I also enclose the following documents:
Original/Certified copy of the instrument under which the trust/institution was created/established, together with a copy thereof.
Original/Certified copy of document evidencing the creation of the trust or the establishment of the institution, together with a copy thereof. [The originals, if enclosed, will be returned].
2. Two copies of the accounts of the
trust/institution for the latest
I undertake to communicate forthwith any alteration in the terms of the trust, or in the rules governing the institution, made at any time hereafter.