We have audited the accompanying financial statements of GFL FINANCIAL
INDIA LTD (the company), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31
March 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement
for the year then ended, and a summary of significant accounting
policies and other explanatory information.
Management''s Responsibility for the Financial Statements
The Company''s Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated
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 and financial performance 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 of the assets of the Company and for preventing and
detecting the 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 adequate 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.
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
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 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
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 of the state of affairs of the Company as
at 31st March 2015, and its loss and its cash flow for the year ended
on that date.
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 paragraphs 3 and 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 it appears from our examination of those
c) the Balance Sheet and 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 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) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to
the explanations given to us, we report as under with respect to other
matters to be included in the Auditor''s Report in accordance with Rule
11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules, 2014:
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
iii. There were no amounts which required to be transferred by the
Company to the Investor Education and Protection Fund.
ANNEXURE TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS'' REPORT
(Referred to in paragraph 1 under ''Report on Other Legal and Regulatory
Requirements'' section of our report of even date)
1. a) The company has maintained requisite records showing required
particulars including quantitative details and situation of its fixed
b) According to the information and explanation given to us by the
management of the company, most of the fixed assets of the company have
been physically verified by the management during the year and the
intervals of such verification had also been reasonable.
2. The provisions of Clause 2(a), 2(b) & 2(c) are not applicable since
there is no activity and inventory during the year.
3. 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.
4. 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 its nature of business.
During our course of audit, no major weakness was noticed by us in the
existing internal control system in procedure.
5. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations
given to us, the Company has not accepted deposits during the year and
does not have any unclaimed deposits. Therefore, the provisions of the
clause 3 (v) of the Order are not applicable to the Company.
6. The provisions of clause 3 (vi) of the Order are not applicable to
the Company as the Company is not covered by the Companies (Cost
Records and Audit) Rules, 2014.
7. a) According to the books and records as produced and examined by
us in accordance with Generally Accepted Auditing Practices in India
and also based on management representations, undisputed statutory dues
in respect of provident fund, employee state insurance, income tax,
wealth tax, service tax, sales tax, value added tax, excise duty, cess
and other material statutory dues have generally been regularly
deposited by the company during the year with the appropriate
authorities in India.
b) According to information and explanations given to us, no undisputed
amounts payable in respect of income tax, service tax and excise duty
were outstanding as on 31st March, 2015 for a period more than six
months from the date the same became payable.
c) According to the information and explanations given to us the
amounts which were required to be transferred to the investor education
and protection fund in accordance with the relevant provisions of the
Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and rules there under has been
transferred to such fund within time.
8. The Company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the
financial years but has incurred cash losses during the financial year
covered by our audit but not in the immediately preceding financial
9. As observed by us and as per the information and explanations given
by the management, we are of the opinion that the company has not
defaulted in repayment of dues to its financial institution or bank
during the year under audit.
10. As per the information and explanations given to us, the company
has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from any bank or
financial institutions. Hence, reporting on terms and conditions of any
such guarantee is irrelevant to our reporting.
11. According to the information and explanations given to us, the
Company did not avail any term loan during the year
12. Based upon the audit procedures performed and information and
explanations given by the management, we report that no fraud on or by
the Company has been noticed or reported during the year under audit
and even upto the date of our audit.
For HARSHIT SHAH & ASSOCIATES,
(Firm Registration No. : 135095W)
MEM. NO. 150855