SUPERANNUATION CONTRIBUTIONS TAX (MEMBERS OF CONSTITUTIONALLY PROTECTED SUPERANNUATION FUNDS) ASSESSMENT AND COLLECTION ACT 1997

PART 4 - RECOVERY OF UNPAID SURCHARGE, GENERAL INTEREST CHARGE OR LATE PAYMENT PENALTY  

SECTION 21   PENALTY FOR NON-PAYMENT OF SURCHARGE  

21(1)   Liability to pay general interest charge.  

If an amount of surcharge that a person is liable to pay remains unpaid after the time by which it is due to be paid, the person is liable to pay the general interest charge on the unpaid amount.

Note:

The general interest charge is worked out under Part IIA of the Taxation Administration Act 1953 .

21(2)   General interest charge period.  

The person is liable to pay the general interest charge on the unpaid amount for each day in the period that:


(a) started at the beginning of the day by which the surcharge was due to be paid; and


(b) finishes at the end of the last day on which, at the end of the day, any of the following remains unpaid:


(i) the surcharge;

(ii) general interest charge on any of the surcharge.

21(3)  
(Repealed by No 11 of 1999)

21(4)  
(Repealed by No 11 of 1999)

21(5)   Commissioner's right to sue not affected.  

This section does not prevent the Commissioner from suing for the recovery of any unpaid surcharge or late payment penalty at any time after it becomes due and payable.

21(6)  
(Repealed by No 11 of 1999)




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