Importer Exporter Code

Importer Exporter Code

The Import Export Code is the registration needed for the persons exporting or importing goods and the services from the India. The import and export code is provided by DGFT (Directorate General of Foreign Trade), MCI (Ministry of Commerce and Industries), and GI (Government of India). The Importer Exporter Code when provided will be used for the entity throughout it is existence and cannot need any type of the filling or the renewal. For this reason the import export code is recommended or suggested for plenty of organizations. The IE code is needed at the irrespective time.

The Import Export code application or the form is made by the DGFT (Directorate General of Foreign Trade) along with essential supporting documents. Once you are iec code registration process is completed or you are application is submitted for the DGFT (Directorate General of Foreign Trade), the IE code is issued for the business man within the fifteen to twenty days or less than the twenty days. 

Standard Registration

In 10 to 15 days Inclusions:

  • Document Preparation
  • Application Filing
  • Application Processing
  • Completion of Registration

Process Of Importer Exporter Code:

IEC RegistrationApplication PreparationApplication ProcessingIE Code Allotment
We are waiting to help you for the Import Export Code registration. The entire process is completed within the twelve to twenty days. The timing of the process is completely based on the time of the government processing. Our experts and professionals are preparing the application and they are check the information are properly present and the signature of the owner. Once the application is prepared or ready, the SSP associates send the IE codes to the DGFT (Directorate General of Foreign Trade). They are checking the code and allotted to the code for the further processing. If you are documents and the application is verified by the DGFT (Directorate General of Foreign Trade) or the iec code registration process is completed, the DGFT send the code to the business.

Frequently Ask Questions(FAQs)


What is DIN?
The Director Identification Number (DIN) is a unique identification number for an existing director or a person intending to become one. A person has only one DIN, no matter how many companies he/she holds the position of director in.
What is DSC?
The DSC is an instrument issued by certifying authorities (TCS and n-Code are two of them) by which you can sign electronic documents. As all documents needed for company incorporation are electronic, partners need a DSC. It is a digital file stored on a USB Token.
What are common reasons for rejection of DSC/DIN?
Do not abbreviate names, make any spelling mistakes or include prefixes. Also, if you're providing a utility bill as address proof, ensure that it's the latest and is in your name.
How many people are required to incorporate a private limited company?
To incorporate a private limited company, a minimum of two people are required. A private limited company must have a minimum of two Directors and can have upto a maximum of fifteen Directors. A minimum of two shareholders and a maximum of upto 200 shareholders are allowed in a private limited company.
What are the requirements to be a Director?
The Director needs to be over 18 years of age and must be a natural person. There are no limitations in terms of citizenship or residency. Therefore, even foreign nationals can be Directors in a Indian Private Limited Company.
What are the documents required for registration?
Identity proof and address proof is mandatory for all the proposed Directors of the Company. PAN Card is mandatory for Indian Nationals. In addition, the landlord of the registered office premises must provide a No Objection Certificate for having the registered office in his/her premises and must submit his/her identity proof and address proof.
How long will it take to incorporate a Company? can incorporate a Private Limited Company for in 14-20 days. The time taken for registration will depend on submission of relevant documents by the client and speed of Government Approvals. To ensure speedy registration, please choose a unique name for your Company and ensure you have all the required documents prior to starting the registration process.
What do I need to quickly incorporate my Company?
To incorporate a Company quickly, make sure the proposed name of the Private Limited Company is very unique. Names that are similar to an existing private limited company / limited liability partnership / trademark can be rejected and additional time will be required for resubmission of names.
Do I need to be physically present during the company registration process?
No, as all documents are filed electronically, the entire process of incorporation is now online. For nearly all the required documents, scanned copies would do. We may, however, ask for hard copies of some documents, too, with the necessary attestations. These can be couriered.
What is VAT?
VAT is value added tax, a tax levied on the sale of goods in India. Each State in India has unique VAT Regulation and different tax rates are applicable for different types of products. Therefore the VAT Tax Rate and Exemptions will be unique to each State and type of goods sold.
Who has to pay VAT?
VAT is ultimately borne by the end consumer. At each stage, the person purchasing the goods must pay VAT and is allowed to set-off the VAT paid against the VAT liability on subsequent sale. Thereby making the end consumer pay the VAT.
What is the VAT rate?
The VAT rate will depend on the type of goods being sold and the State in which the goods is being sold. Therefore, it would be best to check with the local Sales Tax Office for the appropriate tax rate applicable for the goods to be sold.
What is VAT registration?
VAT Registration is a State level registration for paying VAT, which is mandatory for manufactures and traders having an annual turnover of more than Rs.5 lakhs in most states (Rs.10 lakhs in some states). VAT Registration gives the manufacturer or trader a unique 11 digit number that would be required for subsequent VAT Compliance, VAT Filing and other matters incidental to VAT or Sales Tax or Central Sales Tax.

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