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Accounting Policies of Shukra Bullions Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2015

Company Overview

Shukra Bullions Limited was incorporated as a public limited company on February 14,1995. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing of diamond studded gold jewellery and trading of cut and polished diamond. Earlier known as Shukra Capitals Limited, it acquired its present Name on September 09, 1997. Company is having well developed land, building, plant and machinery at the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) near Surat in Gujarat for the manufacturing project. Polished diamonds and gold jewellery are sold in the domestic as well as the export markets.

The registered office is located at Chirag Industrial Complex, 39/40, Gold Industrial Estate, Somnath Road, Daman & Diu – 396210 (UT). The Corporate office of the company is situated at Opera House, Mumbai.

1. Accounting Policies

1.1 Basis of preparation of financial statements :- These financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) under the historical cost convention on the Accrual basis except for certain financial instruments which are measured at fair values. GAAP comprises mandatory Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013 read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014 and guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Accounting Policies have been consistently applied except where a newly issued accounting standard is initially adopted or a revision to an existing accounting standard requires a change in the accounting policy hitherto in use.

1.2 Use of estimates:- The preparation of the financial statements, in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported balances of assets and liabilities disclosures relating to contingent liability as at the date of financial statements and reported amounts of income and expenses during the period.

Accounting estimates could change from period to period. Actual results could differ from those estimates. Appropriate changes in estimates are made as the Management becomes aware of the changes in circumstances surrounding the estimates. Changes in estimates are reflected in the financial statements in the period in which changes are made and, if material, their effects are disclosed in notes to the financial statement.

1.3 Revenue Recognition :- Revenue is primarily derived from sale of Gems and Jewellery items. In appropriate circumstances, revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of the goods are transferred to the customers and no significant uncertainty as to determination or realization exists. Expenses and income considered payable and receivable respectively are accounted for on accrual basis except retirement benefits which cannot be determined with certainty during the year.

1.4 Fixed Assets :- Fixed assets are stated at their original cost of acquisition including taxes, freight and other incidental expenses related to acquisition and installation of the concerned assets less depreciation till date and impairment, if any.

1.5 Depreciation :- Depreciation on Fixed Asset is provided on Written down value method till date on the WDV of fixed assets, based on the useful life of the assets as prescribed in Schedule II to the Companies Act, 2013. Further, in case of addition, depreciation has been provided on pro-rata basis commencing from the date on which the asset is commissioned.

1.6 Investments :- Investments are either classified as Current or Long term investments based on Management's intension at the time of purchase. Long term Investments are stated at their cost. Current investments are carried at the lower of cost and fair value of each investment individually.

1.7 Inventories :- Inventories are valued as under:- Polished Diamonds : Valued at cost or realizable value whichever is less. Gold : Valued at cost or realizable value whichever is less.

1.8 Provision for Current and deferred Tax:- Provision for current tax is made on the basis of estimated taxable income for the current accounting year in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961.

The deferred tax for timing differences between the book and tax profits for the year is accounted for, using the tax rates and laws that have been substantively enacted as of the balance sheet date. Deferred tax assets arising from timing differences are recognized to the extent there is reasonable certainty that these would be realized in future. Deferred tax asset arising from carried forward business loss and unabsorbed depreciation is recognized only when there is virtual certainty supporting by convincing evidence that this will be realized in future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each reporting date.

Deferred tax asset arising from carried forward loss and unabsorbed depreciation is recognized to the extent there is virtual certainty that these would be realized in future. The calculation of the same is given herewith under:

1.11 Impairment of Assets:- An asset is impaired when the carrying cost of asset exceeds its recoverable value. An impairment loss is charged to the statement of profit and loss in the year in which an asset is determined as impaired. The impairment loss recognized in prior accounting period is reversed if there has been a change in the estimate of recoverable amount. However, the management has not assessed the impairment loss on the assets of the company.

1.12 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets:- A provision is recognized if, as a result of a past event, the Company has a present legal obligation that can be estimated reliably, and it is probable that an outflow of economic benefits will be required to settle the obligation. Provisions are determined by the best estimate of the outflow of economic benefits required to settle the obligation at the reporting date. Where no reliable estimate can be made, a disclosure is made as contingent liability. A disclosure for a contingent liability is also made when there is a possible obligation or a present obligation that may, but probably will not, require an outflow of resources. Where there is a possible obligation or a present obligation in respect of which the likelihood of outflow of resources is remote, no provision or disclosure is made.

1.13 Earnings per share:- Earnings per ordinary share have been calculated by dividing the profit/ (loss) for the year attributable to equity shareholders of the parent company by the weighted average number of ordinary shares in issue during the year.

Diluted earnings per share have been calculated by dividing the net profit/ (loss) attributable to ordinary equity shareholders by the diluted weighted average number of ordinary shares outstanding during the year.

1.14 Cash Flow Statement:- Cash flows are reported using the indirect method, whereby profit / (loss) before extraordinary items and tax is adjusted for the effects of transactions of non-cash nature and any deferrals or accruals of past or future cash receipts or payments. The cash flows from operating, investing and financing activities of the Company are segregated based on the available information.


Mar 31, 2014

1.1 Basis of preparation of financial statements:-

These financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) under the historical cost convention on the Accrual basis except for certain financial instruments which are measured at fair values. GAAP comprises mandatory accounting standards as prescribed by Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006, the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 (to the extent notified) and Companies Act, 1956 (to the extent applicable) and guidelines issued by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Accounting Policies have been consistently applied except where a newly issued accounting standard is initially adopted or a revision to an existing accounting standard requires a change in the accounting policy hitherto in use.

1.2 Use of estimates:-

The preparation of the financial statements are in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported balances of assets and liabilities, disclosures relating to contingent liability as at the date of financial statements and reported amounts of income and expenses during the period.

Accounting estimates could change from period to period. Actual results could differ from those estimates. Appropriate changes in estimates are made as the Management becomes aware of the changes in circumstances surrounding the estimates. Changes in estimates are reflected in the financial statements in the period in which changes are made and, if material, their effects are disclosed in notes to the financial statement.

1.3 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is primarily derived from sale of Gems and Jewellery items. In appropriate circumstances, revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of the goods are transferred to the customers and no significant uncertainty as to determination or realization exists. Expenses and Income considered payable and receivable respectively are accounting for on accrual basis except retirement benefits which cannot be determined with certainty during the year.

1.4 Fixed Assets:-

Fixed assets are stated at their original cost of acquisition including taxes freight and other incidental expenses related to acquisition and installation of the concerned assets less depreciation till date and impairment if any.

1.5 Depreciation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on written down value method till date, on the wdv of Fixed Assets as per the rates mentioned in schedule XIV of the company''s Act, 1956. Further, in case of addition, depreciation has been provided on pro-rata basis commencing from the date on which the asset is commissioned.

However no depreciation has been charged during the current period on fixed assets forming part SEZ and Daman site as no manufacturing activity has been undertaken during the period.

1.6 Investments:-

Investments are either classified as current or long term investments based on Management''s intension at the time of purchase. Long term Investments are stated at their cost. Current investments are carried at the lower of cost and fair value of each investment individually.

1.7 Inventories:-

Inventories are valued as under:-

Polished Diamonds : Valued at cost or realizable value whichever is less.

Gold : Valued at cost or realizable value whichever is less.

1.8 Provision for Current and deferred Tax:-

Provision for current tax is made on the basis of estimated taxable income for the current accounting year in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961.

The deferred tax for timing differences between the book and tax profits for the year is accounted for, using the tax rates and laws that have been substantively enacted as of the balance sheet date. Deferred tax assets arising from timing differences are recognized to the extent there is reasonable certainty that these would be realized in future. Deferred tax assets are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each reporting date.

1.9 Foreign Currency Transactions:-

Foreign currency transactions are accounted on the rates prevailing on the date of transactions. Balances in the form of current assets and current liabilities in Foreign Currency, outstanding on the date of balance sheet are accounted at the rates of exchange prevailing on the date of balance sheet. The gain or losses resulting from such translations are included in the statement of profit and loss.

1.10 Retirement Benefits:-

No liabilities towards retirement benefits are accounted in accordance with AS -15.

1.11 Impairment of Assets:-

An asset is impaired when the carrying cost of assets exceeds its recoverable value. An impairment loss is charged to the statement of profit and loss in the year in which an asset is determined as impaired. The impairment loss recognized in prior accounting period is reversed if there has been a change in the estimate of recoverable amount. However, the management has not assessed the impairment loss on the assets of the company.

1.12 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets:-

A provision is recognized if, as a result of a past event, the Company has a present legal obligation that can be estimated reliably, and it is probable that an outflow of economic benefits will be required to settle the obligation. Provisions are determined by the best estimate of the outflow of economic benefits required to settle the obligation at the reporting date. Where no reliable estimate can be made, a disclosure is made as contingent liability. A disclosure for a contingent liability is also made when there is a possible obligation or a present obligation that may, but probably will not, require an outflow of resources. Where there is a possible obligation or a present obligation in respect of which the likelihood of outflow of resources is remote, no provision or disclosure is made.

1.13 Earnings per share:-

Earnings per ordinary share have been calculated by dividing the profit/(loss) for the year attributable to equity shareholders of the parent company by the weighted average number of ordinary shares in issue during the year.

Diluted earnings per share have been calculated by dividing the net profit/(loss) attributable to ordinary equity shareholders by the diluted weighted average number of ordinary shares outstanding during the year.

1.14 Cash Flow Statement:-

Cash flows are reported using the indirect method, whereby profit/(loss) before extraordinary items and tax is adjusted for the effects of transactions of non-cash nature and any deferrals or accruals of past or future cash receipts or payments. The cash flows from operating, investing and financing activities of the Company are segregated based on the available information.


Mar 31, 2010

1. Basis of Accounting:

The financial statement are prepared under the historical cost convention on accrual basis and in accordance with the requirements of companies Act, 1956 and accepted accounting standard.

2. Recognition of income and expenditure:

Income & expenditure are recognized and accounted on accrual basis. Except otherwise indicated all expenditure and income are accounted for under the natural heads of accounts.

3. Imairment of Assets:

An assets is impaired when the carrying cost of assets exceeds its recoverable value. An impairment loss is charged to the Profit & Loss Account in the year in which an Assets is defined as impaired. The impairment loss recognized in prior accounting Period is reversed if there has been a change in the estimate of recoverable amount.

4.. Fixed Assets

All fixed assets are valued at cost less depreciation.

5. Depreciation

Depreciation on fixed assets is provided in written down value method in accordance with the schedule XIVoftheCompaniesAct 1956.

6. Inventories :-Valued at Cost or realizable value.

The Accounting Policies not referred to otherwise are consistent with accepted accounting principles

 
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