Structured of CIN(Corporate Identification Number) for Companies
Corporate Identity Number (CIN) :- Each Indian company (Listed or Unlisted) has a unique21 Digit CIN (Corporate IdentityNumber). This is required to be quoted on all forms. Once this number is filled, company details are automatically filled in E-Forms issued by MCA by using pre-fill function.
What it Shows?
If Company is Listed it will start with ‘L ‘and if Company is not Listed it will start with ‘U’
Next 5 digit
Next 2 digit
i.e. MH forMaharashtra.
Next 4 digit
Year of incorporation
I.e. for Company formed in Calendar Year 2011 the same will be 2011.