Loss-making cos can now pay non-executive administrators, Auto Information, ET Auto
Loss-making firms can now compensate their non-executive administrators, together with impartial administrators, as the federal government modifications present guidelines. Amendments have been made to sure provisions of the Corporations Act 2013.
Any more, the non-executive administrators of firms with out revenue or inadequate revenue can obtain a remuneration below sure circumstances.
The remuneration ceilings shall be one-fifth of the entire quantity that may be paid to executives or government administrators, in line with a notification issued by the Ministry of Social Affairs.
This newest initiative will assist loss-making firms and people with inadequate income to pay remuneration to non-executive administrators, together with impartial administrators. Till now, the non-executive administrators of those firms weren’t allowed to obtain remuneration apart from the seat charges, which additionally made it troublesome for them to draw expertise, a senior official mentioned.
For firms with unfavorable efficient capital or lower than Rs 5 crore of efficient capital, the annual remuneration restrict for non-executive administrators is Rs 12 lakh. For government administrators of those firms, the restrict shall be Rs 60 lakh, the notification says.
Within the case of firms with an efficient capital of Rs 5 crore and extra however lower than Rs 100 crore, the annual remuneration restrict for non-executive administrators is Rs 17 lakh.
The restrict is Rs 84 lakh for government administrators.
The annual remuneration restrict for non-executive administrators in firms with efficient capital of Rs 100 crore and extra however lower than Rs 250 crore is Rs 24 lakh, in line with the notification launched Thursday.
The remuneration restrict for government administrators is Rs 120 lakh (or Rs 1.2 crore).
For firms with a workforce of Rs 250 crore or extra, the annual remuneration restrict for non-executive administrators is “Rs 24 lakh plus 0.01 % of the efficient capital above Rs 250 crore”.
In response to the notification, such a restrict is Rs 120 lakh plus 0.01 % of the efficient capital in extra of Rs 250 crore for government administrators.
To pay any quantity in extra of the required limits, the related firms should get hold of the approval of the respective shareholders.