In a Notification dated 30th December 2019 the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has extended the last date of filing of CRA-4 (Cost Audit Report) for the financial year 2018-19, without payment of additional fees, till 29th February 2020.
Please note that the extension is given for the entire process starting from preparation of Annexures to the Cost Audit Report to submission of Cost Audit Report by the Cost Auditor to the Company and finally filing of the Cost Audit Report by the Company with the Central Government.
Previously MCA had issued a Notification dated 24th October 2019 wherein the time for filing CRA-4 (Cost Audit Report) was extended to 31st December, 2019. In light the Notification dated 24th October, 2019, MCA had received several representations from various stakeholders for extension of last date.
Hence, with the present Notification, a further relaxation of the time limit is granted to all eligible Companies.
Source: Ministry of Corporate Affairs