Spice Man Arthur Sewell Charged for Holding Out on GST Print E-mail
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Thursday, 10 April 2014 00:00

Arthur Sewell, 70, appeared in the Belize City Magistrates’ Court on Friday, April 4th, to face a charge of failure to file General Sales Tax return.

The allegation being made by the GST Department is that Arthur Sewell, who is the owner of Sewell Spice located at #61 Euphrates Avenue, failed to file GST for the months of October, November and December of 2013 and January of 2014, a total of four months. Sewell appeared before Magistrate Hettie Mae Stewart  and in court pleaded not guilty to the offense. The trial against Sewell will take place in June of this year and will be prosecuted by Jacqueline Meighan. 

According to our information, Sewell has a previous conviction for non-filing of Social Security for which there is still an outstanding balance on the imposed fine.