Fail to Furnish Tax Return – Fine
The Court was dealing with a number of tax cases in a row. In a similar case the Magistrate imposed a $2500 fine.
Lengthy submissions about our client’s personal circumstances and superior financial position could only have resulted in a larger fine being imposed. Sometimes it is what an advocate doesn’t say that secures a good result.
As an instructing solicitor Josh has specialised in handling complex matters, such as murder and terrorism trials, including State and Commonwealth Supreme Court trials. Josh is an Accredited Criminal Law Specialist.
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DISCLAIMER: This is a real case study of an actual case from our files. Details pertaining to the client have been changed to protect their privacy. The sentence imposed and the charge have not been altered. These case studies are published to demonstrate real outcomes and give an indication of possible tariffs in Court. We do not guarantee a similar case on these charges will get the same result. Please note that we post results at our discretion, therefore while many case studies are average results, others are notable for their exceptional outcomes. PUBLISHED 25/02/2013