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Revenue Scotland and Tax Powers Act 2014

Section 209 – Penalty for failure to register for tax etc.

247.This section provides that a penalty is payable where a person fails to comply with a requirement imposed by or under section 22 or 23 of the LT(S)A 2014 (deemed as a “relevant requirement”) and that failure was careless or deliberate. The section also defines what is meant by a failure which is careless.

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