Private limited company incorporation includes various processes and filing of forms. The total cost of registration includes government fees and professional service charges.

Government fees include charges for availing DSC, PAN & TAN, reserving a unique name (RUN), and applicable stamp duty. The stamp duty varies by the state of incorporation and the authorised share capital. Service providers like CA and CS offer business registration services. Generally, Professional fee (service charges) is a larger component of the total cost. Online professional service providers like LegalWiz.in offer quick turnaround, streamlined processes, and affordable pricing – typically in the range of INR 7,000 to 10,000.

DSC is a (Digital Signature Certificate) is required for all the directors and shareholders of the company. Typically, it costs INR 1,000 for procuring each DSC. Controller of Certification Agencies (CCA) issue DSCs for electronic authentication. If you already have a DSC (Class III), the same can be used for incorporation.

DIN (Director Identification Number) is allotted to individuals who are appointed as directors of the company under sections 153 and 154 of the Companies Act, 2013. The SPICe+Part B form filing includes DIN application.

SPICe+Part A form filing is an optional process. This form allows you to reserve a unique name for your company. You can provide two name options in this form. The filing fee is INR 1,000 for each filing. If neither of the two options is available, a resubmission opportunity is available once.

SPICe+Part B form includes specific details about the incorporation, including shareholders and directors details, share capital subscription, stamp duty, PAN and TAN.

  • National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) issues PAN and TAN, and the fees payable are INR 131.
  • Stamp duty payable varies by state and authorised capital. The below table explains the stamp duty applicable by the state.

State/Authorized Capital1 Lakh2 Lakh2 Lakh4 Lakh5 Lakh6 Lakh7 Lakh8 Lakh9 Lakh10 Lakh
Andaman & Nicobar520520520520520520520520520520
Andhra Pradesh1520152015201520152015201570172018702020
Arunachal Pradesh710710710710710710710710710710
Assam525525525525525525525525525525
Bihar1600160016001600160016001650180019502100
Chandigarh1503150315031503150315031503150315031503
Chattisgarh1510151015101510151015101560171018602010
Dadra & Nagar Haveli41414141414141414141
Daman & Diu1170117011701170117021702170217021702170
Delhi36051066081096011101260141015601710
Goa1200120012001200120022002200220022002200
Gujarat620112016202120262031203620412046205120
Haryana135195195195195195195195195195
Himachal Pradesh123183183183183183183183183183
Jammu & Kashmir310460460460460460460460460460
Jharkhand173173173173173173173173173173
Karnataka2020202020202020202020202020202020202020
Kerala3025302530253025302530253025302530253025
Lakshadweep1525152515251525152515251525152515251525
Madhya Pradesh7550755075507550755075507550755075507550
Maharashtra1300130013001300130023002300230023002300
Manipur260260260260260260260260260260
Meghalaya410410410410410410410410410410
Mizoram260260260260260260260260260260
Nagaland260260260260260260260260260260
Orissa610610610610610610610610610610
Pondicherry510510510510510510510510510510
Punjab10025150251502515025150251502515025150251502515025
Rajasthan1010151020102510301035104010451050105510
Sikkim0000000000
Tamil Nadu520520520520520520520520520520
Telangana1520152015201520152015201570172018702020
Tripura260260260260260260260260260260
Uttar Pradesh1010101010101010101010101010101010101010
Uttrakhand1010101010101010101010101010101010101010
West Bengal370370370370370370370370370370

At LegalWiz.in, we have helped thousands of entrepreneurs to register their businesses in India. We offer competitive pricing for registering your company and address further compliance matters. Our basic incorporation package is priced at INR 7,999 – including all government fees, professional fees and GST (18% on professional fees). Here are the inclusions for the package.

  • 2 Director Identification Number (DIN)
  • 2 Class III Digital Signature (DSC)
  • Certificate of Incorporation (COI)
  • PAN Number
  • TAN Number
  • MOA and AOA Drafting
  • Company Identification Number (CIN)
  • Name Approval with Spice+PartB