87-0021 - Income

 

BEFORE THE STATE TAX COMMISSION OF UTAH

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XXXXX

            Petitioner,                                                         :           INFORMAL DECISION

v.                                                                                 :

COLLECTION DIVISION OF THE                          :

STATE TAX COMMISSION OF UTAH,                  )           Appeal No. 87-0021

            Respondent.                                                     :           Acct. No. XXXXX

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STATEMENT OF CASE

            This matter came before the Utah State Tax Commission for an Informal Hearing on XXXXX.  James E. Harward, Hearing Officer, heard the matter for and in behalf of the Commission.  The Petitioner, XXXXX was present.  Petitioner presented evidence that the subject tax returns were filed and paid on time with company check XXXXX.  For some unknown reason the check was lost.  A photocopy of the voucher check indicating its date in XXXXX, with the amount due was presented as evidence.  In addition, check XXXXX which was a check to the Internal Revenue Service written out on the same day also was presented as evidence as well as check XXXXX and XXXXX which showed checks written out to various taxing entities which were in fact cashed and written on or about the same date in time.

DECISION AND ORDER

            Based upon the foregoing, the decision and order of the Utah State Tax Commission that the penalty and interest associated with the account XXXXX be waived for XXXXX.

            DATED this 26 day o June, 1987.

BY ORDER OF THE STATE TAX COMMISSION OF UTAH.

R. H. Hansen                                                                Joe B. Pacheco

Chairman                                                                      Commissioner

ABSENT

Roger O. Tew                                                              G. Blaine Davis

Commissioner   Commissioner