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Accounting Policies of Chennai Ferrous Industries Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2015

1.1. Basis of preparation of financial statements:

The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) under the historical cost convention on the accrual method of accounting except as disclosed in the notes. GAAP comprises mandatory accounting standards as prescribed under Section 133 of the Companies Act,2013 ('the Act'), read with Rule 7 of the Companies(Accounts) Rules, 2014 and guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). The accounting policies adopted in preparation of financial statements are consistent with those of previous year except for change in accounting policy initially adopted or a revision to the existing accounting policy that requires a change as against the one hitherto in use.

1.2. Use of Estimates

The preparation of the financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires the Management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported balances of assets and liabilities and disclosures relating to contingent liabilities as at the date of the financial statements and reported amounts of income and expenses during the period. The Company believes that the estimates used in the preparation of the financial statements as prudent and reasonable. Accounting estimates could change from period to period. Actual results could differ from those estimates.

1.3. Revenue Recognition:

Sale is recognized on dispatch of goods. Sale is net of trade discount, includes excise duty and excludes sales tax recovered. Insurance claim is accounted in the year of receipt.

1.4. Depreciation:

Depreciation on Tangible assets is provided on the straight line method over the useful lives of assets as per the rates specified under Schedule II of the Companies Act, 2013 on pro-rata basis.

1.5. Fixed Assets:

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation and impairment, if any. Direct costs like inland freight, duties, taxes and incidental expenses related to acquisition are capitalized with due adjustments for Cenvat / VAT credits.

1.6. Impairment

At each Balance sheet date, the Management assesses, whether there is any indication that Fixed Asset have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists the recoverable amount of the Assets is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash generating unit to which the asset belongs.

As per the assessment conducted by the company at March 31, 2015, there was no indication that fixed asset have suffered an impairment loss.

1.7. Foreign Exchange Transactions:

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. In respect of the transactions covered by Forward Exchange Contracts, the difference between the forward rate and the exchange rate on the date of the transaction is recognized as Income or Expense over the life of the Contract. Transactions not covered by forward exchange rates and outstanding at year end are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the year end and the profit/loss so determined and also the realized exchange gain/losses are recognized in the Statement of Profit & Loss.

During the year, the company has not entered into any foreign exchange contract under review.

1.8. Borrowing Cost:

All borrowing costs are charged to revenue except to the extent they are attributable to qualifying assets, which are capitalized. During the year under review, there was no borrowing attributable to qualifying assets and hence no borrowing cost was capitalized.

1.9. Segment Accounting:

The company's primary segment is identified as business segment based on nature of product, risks, returns and internal business reporting system and secondary segment is identified based on geographical locations of the customers as per Accounting Standard-17. The company is principally engaged in a single business segment viz., Manufacture of Sponge Iron. Further there is no reportable secondary segment. Ie., Geographical segment.

1.10. Taxes on Income:

(a) Provision for current tax is made in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961.

(b) in accordance with the Accounting Standard AS-22 'Accounting for Taxes on Income' issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Deferred Tax Liability / Asset arising from timing differences between book and income tax profits is accounted for at the current rate of tax to the extent these differences are expected to crystallize in later years. However, Deferred Tax Assets are recognized only if there is a reasonable / virtual certainty of realization thereof. During the year, the company has generated deferred tax asset to the extent of Rs.7,138,006/- under review.

1.11. Provisions and Contingencies:

Provisions involving a substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognized when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent liabilities are not recognized but are disclosed in the accounts by way of a note. Contingent assets are neither recognized nor disclosed in the financial statements.

Contingencies are recorded when it is probable that a liability will be incurred and the amounts can reasonably be estimated.

Differences between the actual results and estimates are recognized in the year in which the results are known materialized.

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