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(a) Delinquency. Any operator who fails to remit any tax imposed by this chapter within the time required shall pay a penalty equal to 10% of the amount of the tax, in addition to the tax.
(b) Fraud. If the Treasurer determines that the non-payment of any remittance due under this chapter is due to fraud, a penalty equal to 25% of the amount of the tax shall be added thereto in addition to the penalties stated in division (a) of this section.
(c) Interest. In addition to the previous penalties imposed, any operator who fails to remit any tax imposed by this chapter shall pay interest at the rate of 1% per month, or fraction thereof, on the amount of the tax exclusive of penalties, from the date on which the remittance first became delinquent until paid.
(e) Abatement of Interest and Penalty. In cases where a return has been filed in good faith, and an assessment has been paid within the time prescribed by the Treasurer, the Treasurer may abate any charge of penalty or interest, or both.
(1993 Code 98.36)