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Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.

BSE: 532540 Sector: IT
NSE: TCS ISIN Code: INE467B01029
BSE 00:00 | 19 Nov 1902.05 19.80
(1.05%)
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1896.00

HIGH

1907.00

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1867.50

NSE 00:00 | 19 Nov 1902.45 15.85
(0.84%)
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1899.00

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1907.35

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1864.30

OPEN 1896.00
PREVIOUS CLOSE 1882.25
VOLUME 62108
52-Week high 2273.00
52-Week low 1248.45
P/E 25.88
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 713,725
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 1896.00
CLOSE 1882.25
VOLUME 62108
52-Week high 2273.00
52-Week low 1248.45
P/E 25.88
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 713,725
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

TO THE MEMBERS OF TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED

Report on the Standalone Ind AS Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone Ind AS financial statements of TataConsultancy Services Limited ('the Company') which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March312018 the Statement of Profit and Loss (including other comprehensive income) theStatement of Changes in Equity and the Statement of Cash Flows for the year then endedand a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management's Responsibility for the Standalone Ind AS Financial Statements

The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section134(5) of the Companies Act 2013 ('the Act') with respect to the preparation of thesestandalone Ind AS financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financialposition financial performance including other comprehensive income changes in equityand cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generallyaccepted in India including the Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) prescribed undersection 133 of the Act.

This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records inaccordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company andfor preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application ofappropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable andprudent; and design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financialcontrols that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness ofthe accounting records relevant to the preparation and presentation of the standalone IndAS financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from materialmisstatement whether due to fraud or error.

Auditors' Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone Ind AS financialstatements based on our audit.

In conducting our audit we have taken into account the provisions of the Act theaccounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in theaudit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made thereunder.

We conducted our audit of the standalone Ind AS financial statements in accordance withthe Standards on Auditing specified under Section 143(10) of the Act. Those Standardsrequire that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtainreasonable assurance about whether the standalone Ind AS financial statements are freefrom material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts andthe disclosures in the standalone Ind AS financial statements. The procedures selecteddepend on the auditor's judgment including the assessment of the risks of materialmisstatement of the standalone Ind AS financial statements whether due to fraud or error.In making those risk assessments the auditor considers internal financial controlrelevant to the Company's preparation of the standalone Ind AS financial statements thatgive a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in thecircumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accountingpolicies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company'sDirectors as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the standalone Ind ASfinancial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence obtained by us is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the standalone Ind AS financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid standalone Ind AS financial statements give the informationrequired by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformitywith the accounting principles generally accepted in India of the state of affairs of theCompany as at March 31 2018 and its profit total comprehensive income the changes inequity and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by Section 143(3) of the Act based on our audit 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 including Other ComprehensiveIncome the Statement of Changes in Equity and the Statement of Cash Flows dealt with bythis Report are in agreement with the relevant books of account.

d) In our opinion the aforesaid standalone Ind AS financial statements comply with theIndian Accounting Standards prescribed under section

133 of the Act.

e) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors as on March31 2018 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors is disqualifiedas on March 31 2018 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164(2) of theAct.

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'. Our report expresses an unmodified opinion on the adequacyand operating effectiveness of the Company's internal financial controls over financialreporting.

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 as amended inour opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given tous:

i. The Company has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financialposition in its standalone Ind AS financial statements.

ii. The Company has made provision as required under the applicable law or accountingstandards for material foreseeable losses on

long-term contracts including derivative contracts.

iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts required to be transferred tothe Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company.

iv. The Company has provided requisite disclosures in the standalone Ind AS financialstatements as regards its holding and dealings in

Specified Bank Notes as defined in the Notification S.O. 3407(E) dated November 8 2016of the Ministry of Finance during the period from November 8 2016 to December 30 2016.Based on audit procedures performed and the representations provided to us by themanagement we report that the disclosures are in accordance with the books of accountmaintained by the Company and as produced to us by the Management.

2. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order 2016 ('the Order') issued bythe Central Government in terms of Section 143(11) of the Act we give in 'Annexure B' astatement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order.

For DELOITTE HASKINS & SELLS LLP
Chartered Accountants
(Firm's Registration No. 117366W / W - 100018)
P. R. RAMESH
Mumbai April 18 2018 Partner
(Membership No. 70928)

ANNEXURE 'A' TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT

(Referred to in paragraph 1 (f) under 'Report on Other Legal and RegulatoryRequirements' section of our report of even date)

Report on the Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting under Clause (i) ofSub-section 3 of Section 143 of the Companies Act 2013 ('the Act') of Tata ConsultancyServices Limited

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of TataConsultancy Services Limited ('the Company') as of March 31 2018 in conjunction withour audit of the standalone Ind AS financial statements of the Company for the year endedand as at 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 ('the Guidance Note'). Theseresponsibilities include the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internalfinancial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficientconduct of its business including adherence to Company's policies the safeguarding ofits assets the prevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy andcompleteness of the accounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financialinformation as required under the Act.

Auditors' Responsibility

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 accordance with the Guidance Note and the Standards onAuditing prescribed under Section 143(10) of the Act to the extent applicable to an auditof internal financial controls. The Guidance Note and those Standards require that wecomply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonableassurance about whether adequate internal financial controls over financial reporting wasestablished and maintained and if such controls operated effectively in all materialrespects.

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 auditors' judgement including the assessment of the risks ofmaterial misstatement of the standalone Ind AS financial statements whether due to fraudor 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.

Opinion

In our opinion to the best of our information and according to the explanations givento us the Company has in all material respects an adequate internal financial controlssystem over financial reporting and such internal financial controls over financialreporting were operating effectively as at March 31 2018 based on the internal controlover financial reporting criteria established by the Company considering the essentialcomponents of internal control stated in the Guidance Note.

For DELOITTE HASKINS & SELLS LLP
Chartered Accountants
(Firm's Registration No. 117366W / W - 100018)
P. R. RAMESH
Mumbai April 18 2018 Partner
(Membership No. 70928)