Two companies fined for not filing tax returns

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 Mohammad Marzuqi bin Sabtu handed a BND5,000 fine to Gardenia Food Industries 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, 2016 and 2017.

The court also handed a BND5,000 fine to Seribangsa Construction and Merchandise Company Sdn Bhd, for failing to submit its income tax returns to the Income Tax Collector for the business years ending on December 31, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Prosecutor Hajah ‘Adzimah Mukarramah binti Haji Salleh represented the Public Prosecutor in the cases.