BEFORE THE UTAH STATE TAX COMMISSION
Petitioner, ) INFORMAL DECISION
COLLECTION DIVISION OF THE ) Appeal No. 94-1334
UTAH STATE TAX COMMISSION, :
) Account No. XXXXX
Respondent. ) Tax Type: Income Tax
STATEMENT OF CASE
This matter came before the Utah State Tax Commission pursuant to the Administrative Procedures Act and the rules of the Utah State Tax Commission for informal proceedings.
Based upon the evidence in the file and presented at the Informal Hearing, the Commission makes its:
This matter involves approximately $$$$$ in penalty and interest imposed for the XXXXX income tax year. Respondent has indicated that the basis underlying this matter involves the entry of the wrong social security number. Since XXXXX notices have gone to the improper party. Accordingly, Respondent has recommended that the penalty and interest be waived.
The Tax Commission is granted the authority to waive, reduce, or compromise penalties and interest upon a showing of reasonable cause. (Utah Code Ann. '59-1-401(10).)
DECISION AND ORDER
The Tax Commission finds sufficient cause does exist to waive the penalty and interest associated with the XXXXX income tax year. It is so ordered.
DATED this 12 day of June, 1995.
BY ORDER OF THE UTAH STATE TAX COMMISSION.
W. Val Oveson Roger O. Tew
Joe B. Pacheco Alice Shearer
NOTICE: You have twenty (20) days after the date of a final order to file a Request for Reconsideration with the Commission. If you do not file a Request for Reconsideration with the Commission, you have thirty (30) days after the date of a final order to file a Petition for Judicial Review by trial de novo in district court. (Utah Administrative Rule R861-1A-5(P) and Utah Code Ann. '63-46b-15.)