The General Circular No. 08/2019 dated the 29th July, 2019 issued by Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) reads as under —
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has received several representations regarding extension of the last date for filing of e-Form No. BEN-2 without additional fees on account of Companies (Significant Beneficial Owners) Second Amendment Rules, 2019 notified vide G.S.R. No. 446(E) dated 01.07.2019. The matter has been examined and it is hereby informed that the time limit for filing e-form No. BEN-2 is extended upto 30.09.2019 without payment of additional fee and thereafter fee and additional fee shall be payable.