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Board report for OPC and Small Companies

This was a long-standing demand to have less compliance for one person and small companies. Rule 8A introduced with effect from 31st July 2018 by the Companies (Accounts) Amendment Rules 2018. Let us discuss.

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Section 92 of the Companies Act, 2013 as extensively discussed earlier here, requires every company to prepare an annual return in a prescribed form. According to Section 92(3), an extract of the annual return in such form as may be prescribed shall form part of the Board’s report.

According to Rule 12(1), the extract of the annual return to be attached with the Board’s Report shall be in Form MGT – 9. In this post, we will study this Form MGT – 9.

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