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Tax Commissioner Michael D'Ascenzo today released the ATO's annual 2011 prosecution figures for tax and superannuation offences.

15 / 3 / 2012

The ATO's annual 2011 prosecution figures reveal that almost 1200 people were prosecuted and convicted for tax and superannuation offences last year:

  • 48 people were prosecuted and convicted of serious tax crime offences, with sentences ranging from three months to nine years and 11 months. Six of these convictions occurred under Project Wickenby.
  • 1,149 people and 370 companies were prosecuted and convicted for other tax offences. This included failing to lodge a tax return, providing false and misleading information, or receiving a fee for preparing an income tax return when not being a registered tax agent.
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