The Registrar-General’s Department has extended the deadline for filing of Annual Returns by six more months from 31st July to 31st December, 2020.
According to the Registrar General’s Department, this has been due to the continuous spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and the inability of companies to hold their Annual General Meetings.
It also stated that, these measures applies to all companies limited by shares, by guarantee, including churches, associations, external companies and renewal of partnerships and businesses for the 2019/2020 financial year.
The statement further noted that the Department, “has decided to introduce a coupon system for all services offered at the Front Office by serving only 200 clients daily effective Wednesday 15th July,2020.”
This is to enable them serve you better, while observing all the Covid-19 safety protocols of social distancing and to avoid congestion.
Among other demands, the RGD however cautioned the general public against paying for filing the annual returns through mobile money
By Naa Anyema Collison