How to dissolve a partnership firm?


I want to close partnership firm. We are 2 partners. One partner provided financial support and another partner provided expirence. What is the process of dissolution of a partnership firm and how much time does it take?

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A partnership can be dissolved on the happening of certain contingencies, subject to contract between the partners a firm is dissolved.

if constituted for a fixed term, by expiry of that term,

if constituted to carry out one or more adventures or undertakings, by the completion thereof,

by the death of a partner,

by the adjudication of a partner as an insolvent.

You need to make a dissolution deed by all the partners and get it registered. Apart from it you need to surrender your firm's PAN along with a copy of dissolution deed. The division of properties and assets between partners in the event of dissolution of the partnership firm may be in the ratio mentioned by you .

Till division takes place, no partner has any specific right to any specific property of the firm.


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