Chennai Social Entrepreneurs meetup – Session on Legal Compliance

start: Sep 26, 2014 03:00PM
End: Sep 26, 2014 07:00PM

Venue: Villgro, 3rd Floor, IIT Madras Research Park, Kanagam Road, Taramani, (Behind Tidel Park, on Old Mahabalipuram Road), Chennai – 600113. +91-44- 66630400


Villgro along with CAPINDIA and TiE Chennai brings you the next edition of
Unconvention|Speaker Series Chennai, session on Legal compliance by CAPINDIA.

This workshop will deal with nuances of various laws & legislation affecting social impact organizations in India, including in particular, the Trusts Act, Societies Act, Companies Act, Income Tax Act, FCRA and other allied laws. The object of this workshop is to demystify the law and empower participants with sound working knowledge of the various dos & don’t under law in order to stay legally and fiscally compliant.
The module will cover:
Choice and Process of registration
Differences between Trust, Society & Company
Income Tax Exemption & Tax Deductions for Donors
FCRA 2010 Act & Rules 2011 & implications

About the Speaker
Noshir Dadrawala has studied law, especially non-profit law. He is a Fellow of the New York based Centre for the Study of Philanthropy. Noshir has been the Chief Executive of the Centre for Advancement of Philanthropy (CAP). In his capacity as CEO, Noshir is consulted for advice on matters such as the choice of set-up of non-profit organizations, integrated legal and fiscal compliances, Foreign Contributions Regulations Act (FCRA) and good governance best practices. His international affiliations include serving on the board of the International Centre for Nonprofit Law (ICNL) and serving as a member of the Asian Philanthropy Advisory Network (APAN).