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Companies (1986 Order) (Accounts of Small and Medium-sized Companies and Minor Accounting Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997

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Group accounts prepared by small company

6.  After Article 256 of the 1986 Order(1) there shall be inserted the following Article—

Group accounts prepared by small company

256A.(1) This Article applies where a small company—

(a)has prepared individual accounts for a financial year in accordance with Article 254(2) or (3), and

(b)is preparing group accounts in respect of the same year.

(2) If the group accounts—

(a)comply with the provisions of Schedule 8, or

(b)fail to comply with those provisions only in so far as they comply instead with one or more corresponding provisions of Schedule 4,

they need not comply with the provisions or, as the case may be, the remaining provisions of Schedule 4; and where advantage is taken of this paragraph, references in Schedule 4A to compliance with the provisions of Schedule 4 shall be construed accordingly.

(3) For the purposes of this Article, Schedule 8 shall have effect as if, in each balance sheet format set out in that Schedule, for item B.III there were substituted the following item—

B.III Investments

1.  Shares in group undertakings

2.  Interests in associated undertakings

3.  Other participating interests

4.  Loans to group undertakings and undertakings in which a participating interest is held

5.  Other investments other than loans

6.  Others..

(4) The group accounts need not give the information required by the provisions specified in Article 254(3).

(5) Group accounts prepared in accordance with this Article shall contain a statement in a prominent position on the balance sheet, above the signature required by Article 241, that they are prepared in accordance with the special provision of this Part relating to small companies..

(1)

Article 256 was inserted into the 1986 Order by Article 15(3) of the Companies (Northern Ireland) Order 1990 in place of an existing Article of that number and was amended by regulation 8 of S.R. 1997 No. 314

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