Getting Started

If you’re starting your own business in India, two of the most pressing tasks are registering the company, and finding staff. The government has made great strides in simplifying the bureaucracy involved in registering a new business, but the process is still complex, and takes around one month to complete. Fortunately hiring staff is relatively straightforward—but the challenge lies in retaining them.

Registering the business

You can streamline the many steps involved in registering your business under the guidance of a good local chartered accountant. When choosing your company name, consider a number of alternatives, and check informally at the Register of Companies (ROC) to see if any of these would present issues. The ROC ...

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