Criminal Tax Representation

November 12, 2019
2016 Statistics on Tax Crime Convictions and Prison Sentencing

NY Tax Accountant Awaits Sentencing After Stealing Nearly $800K in Bank, Wire Fraud Case

Appearing before United States District Judge Katherine Polk Failla in August, tax accountant Salvatore Arena, 47, of Queens, New York, pleaded guilty to “defrauding clients who […]
November 6, 2019

Former Kansas City, Missouri Business Owner Sentenced on Various Tax Charges

According to a Department of Justice press release, a business owner Missouri was sentenced to serve 18 months in a federal prison for his efforts to […]
October 9, 2019

Massachusetts Business Owner Fined Over $150K for Income Tax Evasion

In June 2018, a federal grand jury returned an indictment, or charging document, criminally charging defendant Dr. Richard Rogers with felony tax evasion under 26 U.S. […]
October 8, 2019

Oklahoma Man Attempts to Discharge Tax Debt in Bankruptcy, Pleads Guilty to Fraud

According to a Department of Justice press release, Michael Fletcher, a Tulsa, Oklahoma resident, pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud last week. Public records indicate that Fletcher […]
September 5, 2019
employment tax representation

North Carolina Office Manager Headed to Federal Prison for Employment Tax Crimes

According to a Department of Justice press release, a woman from North Carolina will serve over a year in a federal prison for charges relating to […]
August 21, 2019
TIGTA Recommends IRS Improve Procedures Around Whistleblower Tax Fraud Referrals (Forms 3949-A)

TIGTA Recommends IRS Improve Procedures Around Whistleblower Tax Fraud Referrals (Forms 3949-A)

All taxpayers are familiar with the IRS. Less well-known is TIGTA: the U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. TIGTA – a federal organization, comprised primarily […]