Company fixed deposit are investment instruments that enable you to earn a ‘fixed rate of return over a period of time’. Government, State Financial Institutions and Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs) accept such deposits. Acceptance of deposits by companies are governed by the applicable provisions contained in the Companies Act, 1956 (soon will be governed by the Companies Act, 2013) and the Companies Acceptance of Deposit Rules (currently, Companies (Acceptance of Deposit) Rules, 1975. In due course, the new Rules under the Companies Act, 2013 is expected to be notified). These deposits are currently unsecured in nature. However, there are certain proposed provisions included in the Companies Act, 2013, wherein it is likely that the said deposit could be secured
Benefits of investing in Company Fixed Deposits
· High interest.
· Short-term deposits.
· Minimum lock-in period is 6 months.
· No Income Tax is deducted at source if the interest income is up to Rs 5,000 in one financial year
Disclaimer: Tenfinity Consultancy Pvt Ltd (Tenfinity) only acts as a conduit/facilitator between its client and the respective Fixed Deposits accepting/inviting Company (‘Principal Company’). Before taking a decision to invest in the Fixed Deposits of any Principal Company, you are requested to carefully go through the application form, financial statement/s and other information (‘Information’) of the Principal Company. Tenfinity, its employees, directors, agents etc., do not endorse and/or certify the Information provided by the Principal Company and shall not be liable (legally or otherwise) under any circumstances. The interest rates on the fixed deposit schemes may be revised by the Principal Company at its sole discretion, without any prior notice.