Victoria businessman fined for failing to file tax returns

Edward Ng was fined $13,000. He was also ordered to file the outstanding returns.

Victoria businessman, Edward Ng pleaded guilty in provincial court on April 13, to nine counts of failing to file corporate income tax returns.

Ng was fined $13,000. He was also ordered to file the outstanding returns.

When taxpayers are convicted of failing to file tax returns, in addition to any fines imposed by the courts, they must still file the returns and pay the full amount of taxes owing, plus interest owed, as well as any civil penalties that may be assessed by the CRA.