399 Duty to prepare group accounts
399 Duty to prepare group accounts
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     . . .

(2)     If at the end of a financial year [a company] is a parent company the directors, as well as preparing individual accounts for the year, must prepare group accounts for the year unless the company is exempt from that requirement.

[(2A)     A company is exempt from the requirement to prepare group accounts if—

(a)     at the end of the financial year, the company—

(i)     is subject to the small companies regime, or

(ii)     would be subject to the small companies regime but for being a public company, and

(b)     is not a member of a group which, at any time during the financial year, has an undertaking falling within subsection (2B) as a member.

(2B)     An undertaking falls within this subsection if—

(a)     it is established under the law of an EEA State [any part of the United Kingdom],