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Housing and Regeneration Act 2008

Section 133 - Exempt companies: extraordinary audit

316.This section applies where, in accordance with section 129 a company appoints a reporting accountant to prepare a report in respect of its accounts for any year. The regulator may require the company to cause a qualified auditor to audit its accounts and balance sheet for that year, and to send a copy of the report to the regulator by a specified date. A requirement may not be imposed before the end of the financial year to which it relates. Subsection (4) of the section also defines ‘qualified auditor’ in relation to a company.

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