Tie Chennai is happy to present TiE ESSENTIALS, an education series for Early Stage Startup Entrepreneurs.

Many associate members and non-members frequently visit Tie Chennai office and seek our guidance on various business-related queries such formation of organization, registrations, compliances, book keeping, sources of funding etc.

Few of the frequently asked questions are:

  1. I know what business i want to start, but do not know what are the legal formalities?
  2. What type of entity should i start? Is it partnership firm or private limited company or any other form?
  3. How do i form a partnership firm?
  4. How do i form a private limited Company?
  5. How do i maintain the books of accounts?
  6. What accounting software i can use?
  7. How do i plan my expenses in the initial stages?
  8. How do i create MIS format for my organization?
  9. When should i register for GST, PF, and ESI etc?
  10. How do i register for the above?
  11. What are the trade licenses i should obtain and how do i go about getting it?
  12. What are the various sources of financing available?
  13. What should i know about Income Tax?
  14. What is audit for the companies and how do i appoint auditors and what can i expect from them?
  15. How do i apply for a bank loan?
  16. What are the procedures relating to brining in equity and how do i approach investors?
  17. What is start up India scheme and how do i register for that?
  18. What is MSME registration and how do i register?
  19. What are the various benefits available under various government schemes?

To address these types of fundamental queries coming from various entrepreneurs, the TiE Chennai has decided to come out with a structured education series  for the benefit of the upcoming and budding entrepreneurs.

The course coverage

(Number of sessions for each topic will depend upon the topic)

  1. Forms of Organization- Proprietorship, Partnership Firm, LLP, Private Limited Company
  2. Registration of Sole Proprietorship and Partnership
  3. Incorporation of LLP and Private Limited Company
  4. Various Statutory Regulations applicable for an organization
  5. GST-Registration and Compliances
  6. PF and ESI- Registration and Compliances
  7. Professional Tax and Labour Welfare Fund- Registration and Compliances
  8. Trade Licenses and Approvals
  9. Income Tax Compliances
  10. Company Law Compliances
  11. Basic Accounting Systems in the Organization and Accounting Software
  12. Financial Statements
  13. Auditing and year end statutory audits
  14. Creating MIS
  15. Creating Budgets
  16. Bank Loans
  17. Various government Schemes and Benefits
  18. Registration with Startup India
  19. Registration with MSME
  20. Working Capital Management
  21. Preparation of Business Plan
  22. Sources of Equity Funding
  23. Approaching Investors for fundraising.

The sessions will be online on for one hour each on 3rd and 5th Thursday in May and 2nd and 4th Thursday from June onwards. The first 45 minutes will be for the presentation by the faculty and the last 15 minutes is reserved for questions and answers.

Watch this space for more updates.