INCOME TAX ACT 1967 (ACT 53)
PART VIII - OFFENCES AND PENALTIES




Section 112. Failure to furnish return or give notice of chargeability.


(1) Any person who makes default in furnishing a return in accordance with section 77 (1) or 77(1A) or in giving a notice in accordance with section 77 (2) or (3) shall, if he does so without reasonable excuse, be guilty of an offence and shall, on conviction, be liable to a fine of not less than two hundred ringgit and not more than two thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both.

[Am. Act 513: s.17, Am. Act A1069: s.13]

(2) In any prosecution under subsection (1) the burden of proving that a return has been made or a notice given shall be upon the accused person.


(2A) Where a person has been convicted of an offence under subsection (1), the court may make a further order that the person shall comply with the relevant provision of this Act under which the offence has been committed within thirty days, or such other period as the court deems fit, from the date the order is made.

[Ins. Act A1069: s.13]

(3) Where in relation to a year of assessment a person makes default in furnishing a return in accordance with section 77 (1) or 77(1A) or in giving a notice in accordance with section 77 (2) or (3) and no prosecution under subsection (1) has been instituted in relation to that default-

[Am. Act A1069: s.13]

[Shall have effect for the year of assessement 2004 and subsequent years of assessment.]

(1) Any person who makes default in furnishing a return in accordance with section 77 (1) or 77A(1) or in giving a notice in accordance with section 77 (3) shall, if he does so without reasonable excuse, be guilty of an offence and shall, on conviction, be liable to a fine of not less than two hundred ringgit and not more than two thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both.
[Am. Act A1151:s.23]
(3) Where in relation to a year of assessment a person makes default in furnishing a return in accordance with section 77 (1) or 77A(1) or in giving a notice in accordance with section 77 (3) and no prosecution under subsection (1) has been instituted in relation to that default-
[Am. Act A1151:s.23]

Related reading:
[Am. Act 513: s.17; Am. Act A1069: s.13]


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