A society registration can be done for the development of fine arts, science, or literature or else for the diffusion of purposeful knowledge or charitable purposes of political education. According to section 20 of the Society Act, 1860, a society registration can be done for the following purposes: Promotion of fine arts.
A society is an association of several individuals combined using a mutual accord to deliberate, govern and act cooperatively for some communal purpose. Societies are usually registered for the advancement of charitable activities like sports, music, culture, religion, art, education, etc.
Advantages of Society Registration
File cases against the defaulters or in case of a dispute. The registered Society holds the right to enforce proceedings regarding legal affairs in the court. Avail tax exemption from income tax. The Society working under the act is eligible to file income tax returns.
What are the documents required for society registration?
Documents Required For Society Registration
- Affidavit No. 1 regarding ownership and NOC for the registered office of the society.
- Affidavit No. …
- ID Proofs such as Adhar card, Driving license or Pan Card, etc. …
- Address Proof of all the members.
- Electricity or Water bill.
- Copy of Property papers.
- Landlord NOC.