The Members of
CREATIVE MERCHANTS LIMITED
REPORT ON THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
We have audited the accompanying financial statements of CREATIVE MERCHANTS LTD whichcomprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31 2017 the Statement of Profit and Loss theCash Flow Statement for the year then ended and a summary of significant accountingpolicies and other explanatory information.
MANAGEMENT'S RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section134(5) of the Companies Act 2013 with respect to the preparation of these financialstatements that give a true and fair view of the financial position financial performanceand cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generallyaccepted in India including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of theAct read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014. This responsibility alsoincludes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions ofthe Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting fraudsand other irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies;making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design implementationand maintenance of adequate internal financial controls that were operating effectivelyfor ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records relevant to thepreparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair viewand are free from material misstatement whether due to fraud or error.
Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on ouraudit.
We have taken into account the provisions of the Act the accounting and auditingstandards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under theprovisions of the Act and the Rules made there under.
We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified underSection 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards and pronouncements require that we comply withethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance aboutwhether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.
An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts andthe disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on theauditor's judgment including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of thefinancial statements whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments theauditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Company's preparation of thefinancial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit proceduresthat are appropriate in the circumstances but not for the purpose of expressing anopinion on whether the Company has in place an adequate internal financial controls systemover financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. An audit alsoincludes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and thereasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company's Directors as well asevaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.
We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the financial statements.
In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid financial statements give the information required by the Actin the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accountingprinciples generally accepted in India of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31stMarch 2017 and its PROFIT and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.
REPORT ON OTHER LEGAL AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS
As required by The Companies (Auditors' Report) order 2016 issue by the CentralGovernment of India in terms of section 143(11) of the Act (here in refer to as the"ORDER") and on the basis of such check of the books and records of the Companyas we considered appropriate and according to the information and explanation given to uswe give in Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraph 3 and 4 of theorder.
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 bestof 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 theCompany so far as it appears from our examination of those books.
(c) The Balance Sheet the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealtwith by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.
(d) In our opinion the aforesaid financial statements comply with the AccountingStandards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7 of the Companies(Accounts) Rules 2014.
(e) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors as on 31stMarch 2017 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors isdisqualified as on 31st March 2017 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section164 (2) of the Act.
(f) With respect to the adequacy of the internal financial controls over financialreporting of the company and the operating effectiveness of such controls refer to ourseparate report in Annexure A'.
(g) With respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report inaccordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules 2014 in our opinionand to the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information andexplanations given to us:
i. The Company does not have any pending litigations which would impact its financialposition.
ii. The Company does not have any on long-term contracts including derivativecontracts.
iii. There is no amount required to be transferred to the Investor Education andProtection Fund by the Company.
iv. The Company has provided requisite disclosures in the financial statements asregards its holding and dealings in Specified Bank Notes as defined in the NotificationS.O. 3407(E) dated November 8 2016 of the Ministry of Finance during the period fromNovember 8 2016 to December 30 2016. Based on audit procedures performed and therepresentations provided to us by the management we report that the disclosures are inaccordance with the books of account maintained by the Company and as produced to us bythe Management.
For V. D. Shukla & Co.
FRN : 110240W
Vimal D. Shukla
Place : Ahmedabad
Date : 30-5-2017
ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 1 OF THE AUDITOR'S REPORT ON ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEARENDED 31st MARCH 2017
On the basis of such checks as we considered appropriate and according to theinformation and explanation given to us during the course of our audit we report to theextent:
(i) The Company Does not have any fixed assets. So clause (a) (b) & (c) are notapplicable to the company.
(ii) The inventories have been physically verified by the management at reasonableinterval. In our opinion the frequency of verification is reasonable. No materialdiscrepancies were noticed on such physical verification.
(iii) According to the information and explanations given to us the Company has notgranted any loans secured or unsecured to companies firms Limited LiabilityPartnerships or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 189 of theCompanies Act 2013. So clause (a) (b) & (c) are not applicable to the company.
(iv) According to the information and explanations given to us Company has not provideany loans investments guarantees and security as per provision of section 185 and 186 ofcompanies act 2013. Therefore the provision of clause (iv) of the Companies (Auditor'sReport) Order 2016 are not applicable to the company.
(v) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has not accepted any deposits in contravention of Directives issued by ReserveBank of India and the provisions of section 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions ofthe Act and the rules framed there under where applicable. No order has been passed bythe Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or anycourt or any other tribunal..
(vi) It has been explained to us that the maintenance of cost records has not beenprescribed under section 148(1) of the companies act 2013.
(vii) a. According to the records of the Company undisputed statutory dues includingProvident Fund Employees'
State Insurance Income Tax Service Tax Duty of Customs Duty of Excise VAT Cessand any other statutory dues to the extent applicable have been generally regularlydeposited with the appropriate authorities. According to the information and explanationsgiven to us no undisputed amounts payable in respect of the aforesaid dues wereoutstanding as at March 31 2016 for a period of more than six months from the date theybecome payable;
b. According to the information and explanations given to us there are no dues ofsales tax income tax custom duty wealth tax excise duty and Cess which have not beendeposited on account of any dispute.
(viii) Based on our audit procedures and according to information & explanationgiven to us we are of the opinion that Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues tofinancial institutions banks & government. The Company has not issued any debentures.
(ix) Company has not raised any money through initial public offer or further publicoffer (including debt instrument) and term loans.
(x) Based upon the audit procedures performed and according to the information andexplanations given to us no fraud by the company or any fraud on the company by itsofficers or employees has been noticed or reported during the course of our audit thatcauses the financial statements to be materially misstated.
(xi) No Managerial remuneration has been paid or provided.
(xii) Company is not a Nidhi Company so Nidhi Rules 2014 are not applicable to it.Therefore the provisions of clause (xii) of the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order 2016are not applicable to the company.
(xiii) According to the information and explanations given to us all transactions withthe related parties are in compliance with Section 177 and 188 of the Companies Act 2013.All the details have been disclosed in the Financial Statements as required underAccounting Standard 18 related party disclosure specified under section 133 of the actread with rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014.
(xiv) The company has not made any preferential allotment or private placement ofshares or fully or partly convertible debentures during the year under review.
(xv) According to the information and explanations given to us company has not enteredinto any non-cash transactions with directors or person connected with him.
(xvi) Company is not required to be registered under section 45-IA of the Reserve BankOf India Act1934.
For V. D. Shukla & Co.
FRN : 110240W
Vimal D. Shukla
Place : Ahmedabad
Date : 30-5-2017
ANNEXURE A TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Referred to paragraph (f) of the Independent Auditor's report of even date to themembers of CREATIVE MERCHANTS LTD. for the year ended March 31 2017
Report on the Internal Financial Controls under Clause (i) of Sub-section 3 of Section143 of the Companies Act 2013
We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of CREATIVEMERCHANTS LTD. as of March 31 2017 in conjunction with our audit of the financialstatements of the Company for the year ended on that date.
Management's Responsibility for Internal Financial Controls
The Company's management is responsible for establishing and maintaining internalfinancial controls based on the internal control over financial reporting criteriaestablished by the Company considering the essential components of internal control statedin the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reportingissued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. These responsibilities includethe design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls thatwere operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of its businessincluding adherence to company's policies the safeguarding of its assets the preventionand detection of frauds and errors the accuracy and completeness of the accountingrecords and the timely preparation of reliable financial information as required underthe Companies Act 2013.
Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the Company's internal financialcontrols over financial reporting based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordancewith the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reportingand the Standards on Auditing issued by ICAI and deemed to be prescribed under section143(10) of the Companies Act 2013 to the extent applicable to an audit of internalfinancial controls both applicable to an audit of Internal Financial Controls and bothissued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Those Standards and theGuidance note require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform theaudit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether adequate internal financial controlsover financial reporting was established and maintained and if such controls operatedeffectively in all material respects.
Our audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the adequacy ofthe internal financial controls system over financial reporting and their operatingeffectiveness. Our audit of internal financial controls over financial reporting includedobtaining an understanding of internal financial controls over financial reportingassessing the risk that a material weakness exists and testing and evaluating the designand operating effectiveness of internal control based on the assessed risk. The proceduresselected depend on the auditor's judgement including the assessment of the risks ofmaterial misstatement of the financial statements whether due to fraud or error.
We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the Company's internal financial controls systemover financial reporting.
Meaning of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting
A company's internal financial control over financial reporting is a process designedto provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and thepreparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generallyaccepted accounting principles. A company's internal financial control over financialreporting includes those policies and procedures that (1) pertain to the maintenance ofrecords that in reasonable detail accurately and fairly reflect the transactions anddispositions of the assets of the company; (2) provide reasonable assurance thattransactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financial statements inaccordance with generally accepted accounting principles and that receipts andexpenditures of the company are being made only in accordance with authorisations ofmanagement and directors of the company; and (3) provide reasonable assurance regardingprevention or timely detection of unauthorised acquisition use or disposition of thecompany's assets that could have a material effect on the financial statements.
Inherent Limitations of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting
Because of the inherent limitations of internal financial controls over financialreporting including the possibility of collusion or improper management override ofcontrols material misstatements due to error or fraud may occur and not be detected.Also projections of any evaluation of the internal financial controls over financialreporting to future periods are subject to the risk that the internal financial controlover financial reporting may become inadequate because of changes in conditions or thatthe degree of compliance with the policies or procedures may deteriorate.
In our opinion the Company has in all material respects an adequate internalfinancial controls system over financial reporting and such internal financial controlsover financial reporting were operating effectively as at March 31 2017 based on theinternal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Company consideringthe essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note on Audit ofInternal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute of CharteredAccountants of India.
For V. D. Shukla & Co.
FRN : 110240W
Vimal D. Shukla
Place : Ahmedabad
Date : 30-5-2017