88-2491 - Sales

 

BEFORE THE UTAH STATE TAX COMMISSION

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            Petitioner,                                                         :

                                                                                    :

v.                                                                                 :           INFORMAL DECISION

                                                                                    :

                                                                                    :           Appeal No. 88 2491

COLLECTION DIVISION OF THE                          :

STATE TAX COMMISSION OF UTAH,                  :

                                                                                    :           Acct   No. XXXXX

            Respondent.                                                     :

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            This matter came before the Utah State Tax Commission pursuant to The Rules of Administrative Procedure and Administrative Procedures Act for informal Adjudicative proceedings.  The Petitioner requested a waiver of penalty and interest associated with the late filing of the fourth quarter XXXXX sales tax. The Petitioner purchased the laundry in XXXXX of XXXXX.  During that quarter he filed for a sales tax no. and requested the appropriate returns for filing of the sales tax.  However, the returns were not forthcoming from the Tax Commission.  The result was that the Petitioner was approximately XXXXX late in filing the sales tax return for the fourth quarter of XXXXX.

DECISIONS AND ORDER

            The Tax Commission, after reviewing the evidence and arguments, grants the Petitioner's request and waives the penalty associated with the late filing of the fourth quarter XXXXX.  However the Commission declines to waive or abate the interest.  It is so ordered.

            DATED this 17 day of March, 1989.

BY ORDER OF THE UTAH STATE TAX COMMISSION.

R. H. Hansen                                                                Roger O. Tew

Chairman