Companies registered in India has to file an annual report with the Registrar of Companies and Income Tax department as per laws, after the closing of its books of account on 31st March every year. The due date of filing the ITR for companies is 30th September of every year. A private limited company is a creation of law and is required to keep and maintain proper books of account, records, registers and minutes of the meeting in general. However, after the end of the financial year, which is 31st March 2017 for the financial year 2016-17, annual return to the registrar of companies and income tax return with the income tax department is filed. The compliance requirement depends on the date of incorporation of the company. A newly incorporated company is given relaxation in filing the annual return. The below presentation is a guide on the applicability of the compliance requirement under the companies act, 2013 and the income tax act 1962.