Mar 31, 2015
We have audited the accompanying Financial Statements of S T Services Limited ("The Company") which comprises the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2015, the statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended, and a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.
2. Management's Responsibility for the Financial Statements
The Company's Board of Directors are responsible for the matters in section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. This responsibility also includes the maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provision of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design, implementation and maintenance of internal financial control, that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.
3. Auditor's Responsibility
Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We have taken into account the provisions of the Act, the accounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made there under.
We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified under section 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.
An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor's judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Company's preparation of the financial statements that give true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances, but not for the purpose of expressing an opinion on whether the Company has in place an adequate internal financial controls system over financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. . An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by Company's Directors, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements. We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the financial statements.
In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid financial statements, give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India;
a) In the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at March 31,2015;
b) In the case of the Statement of Profit and Loss, of the profit for the year ended on that date; and
c) In the case of the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date.
5. Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements
1. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order 2015, ('The Order') issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub section (11) of section 143 of the Act, we give in the annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraph 3 & 4 of The Order, to the extent applicable.
2. As required by section 143(3) of the Act, we report that:
a) We have sought and obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit.
b) In our opinion proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of those books.
c) The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.
d) In our opinion, the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014.
e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31 March, 2015, taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31 March, 2015, from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164(2) of the Act.
f) With respect to the other matters included in the Auditor's Report in accordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit & Auditor's) Rules, 2014, in our opinion and to our best of our information and according to the explanations given to us :
i) The Company does not have any pending litigations which would impact its financial position.
ii) The Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivatives contracts for which there were any material foreseeable losses.
iii) There were no amounts which were required to be transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company.
Annexure to the Independent Auditor's Report
The annexure referred to in our independent Auditor's Report to the members of the Company on the standalone Financial Statements for the year ended 31st March 2015, we report that :
(i) (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.
(b) All the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.
(ii) Stock in Trade is in the form of Shares, Debentures, etc. and as per AS-2 of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India; they are not Inventories and hence, are not covered by clause 2 of CARO, 2015.
(iii) According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Act. Accordingly the sub clauses (a) and (b) are not applicable to the Company.
(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control procedures commensurate with the size of the company and the nature of its business for the purchase of fixed assets and for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, no major weaknesses have been noticed in the internal controls.
(v) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not accepted any deposits in terms of directives issued by Reserve Bank of India and the provision of section 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act and the rules framed there under.
(vi) The Central Government has not prescribed the maintenance of cost records under section 148(1) of the Act in respect of the activities carried out by the Company.
(vii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis of our examination of records of the company, amounts deducted/ accrued in the books of accounts in respect of undisputed statutory dues including income-tax, sales-tax, wealth-tax, custom duty, excised -duty, value added tax, cess and other statutory dues have been regularly deposited during the year by the Company with the appropriate authorities. We have been informed that there are no arrears of outstanding dues as at the last day of the financial year under audit for a period of more than six months from the date they become payable.
(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no material statutory dues of income tax or sales tax or value added tax or cess, which have not been deposited on account of any dispute. (c) There were no amounts which were required to be transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company.
(viii) The Company does not have any accumulated losses as at the end of the financial year and has not incurred any cash losses during the current and immediately preceeding financial year.
(ix) Based on our audit procedures and on the information and explanations given by the management, we are of the opinion that the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution, bank or debenture holders so clause 3(ix) is not applicable.
(x) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions.
(xi) The Company has not taken any term loans during the year.
(xii) Based upon the audit procedures performed and information and explanations given by the management, we report that no material fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported during the year.
For S. Jaykishan Chartered Accountants
SD/- (Ritesh Agarwal) Partner
(M. No: 062410) Firm Registration No. 309005E
Place of Signature: Kolkata Date: 28th May, 2015.