§ Mr. David Howell
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry how many pbhzcutions have been initiated by the solicitors' office of Companies house against companies for failure to file accounts by the due date during(a) 1 January to 1 February, (b) 1 February to 1 March, (c) 1 March to 1 April and (d) 1 April to I May.
§ Mr. Redwood
Prosecutions for failure to file accounts are initiated against directors, not companies. The table gives details of those commenced by the Department's solicitor since I January 1990.431W
Period in 1990 Prosecutions commenced January 1140 February 80 March 335 April 265 1 Estimated.