Companies fined for tax evasion

Fadley Faisal

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

Magistrate Pengiran Hazirah binti Pengiran Haji Mohd Yusof fined Murni Haji Saban Sdn Bhd BND5,000 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.

The court also ordered Arzy Enterprise Sdn Bhd to settle a BND5,000 fine for failing to submit its income tax returns to the Income Tax Collector for the business years ending on December 31, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.