New Accounting Rules from 5 August

New Accounting Rules from 5 August

~ The Companies (Accounts) Fourth Amendment Rules, 2022 have been notified by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) in order to update the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. 


~ The clause referring to “Manner of keeping books of account in electronic mode” has been amended.


~ Under sub-rule (5), in the proviso, the terms “daily basis” shall be substituted for the words “periodic basis”.

After clause, under sub-rule (6), the sentence that reads as follows must be added:

  • The name and address of the person in charge of the books of account and other books
  • Also, papers in India, if the service provider is based outside of India.


  • The Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section issued the main regulations.
  • In accordance with notification number G.S.R. 239(E), dated March 31, 2014, as recently revised by notification number G.S.R. 407(E), dated May 31, 2022.