Companies in hot water for failing to file income tax returns

Fadley Faisal

Two local companies were ordered to settle fines after the directors pleaded guilty in the Magistrate’s Court to failing to file the particulars of its income tax returns.

Magistrate Pengiran Hazirah binti Pengiran Haji Mohd Yusof handed a fine of BND4,000 to Nashridh Enterprise Sdn Bhd, for having failed to submit its income tax returns to the Income Tax Collector for the business years ending on December 31, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

The court also handed a fine of BND5,000 to Serikandi Group Sdn Bhd, for failing to submit its income tax returns to the Income Tax Collector for the business years ending on December 31, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Deputy Public Prosecutor Muhd Qamarul Affyian bin Abdul Rahman prosecuted the case.