Once again, stars are in the limelight for tax evasion that dates back to at least a decade of not paying taxes. The two Real Housewives of New Jersey stars, Teresa and Joe Diudice have been slapped with a hefty tax lien to the tune of $551,563. Tax years, unpaid, span a nine-year period from...Read more »
Even the heavy hitters try to cut corners when it comes to paying taxes. Volkswagen is already in trouble for installing devices on its vehicles that would help it pass clean-air standards around the world. It turns out that a portion of VWs taxes are tied to company car CO2 emissions. The lower the emissions,...Read more »
Once again, a celebrity is in the news for not having paid taxes. Plaxico Burress pleaded guilty for tax evasion and not paying taxes in 2013, and probably 2014 as well. He was a former NFL wide receiver. He did make an attempt to pay his taxes for 2013, and wired $47,900 to the IRS....Read more »
Life is strange and seems to throw a curve at every opportunity. We often think of certain individuals, by their occupation, as having enough sense and character to do what’s right in the world. However, that’s not always the case.
Often, when a person has superior knowledge, they can be tempted to use that knowledge in...Read more »
When a surgeon hides money in a divorce, it’s not beyond human nature! However, when the penalty is a 95 year sentence, it makes one wonder if the punishment actually fits the crime. It’s normal to think of tax evasion occurring when someone tries to cheat the IRS. However, there are those occasions when it...Read more »
All crime needs to happen is the presence of temptation and an opportunity.
Former Clovis, NM, certified public accountant Charles Fleming received sentencing for stealing $296,000 from the New Mexico Cattle Growers Foundation. During 2010 and 2011, Fleming was the Foundation’s treasurer. Twenty checks were deposited during that time into Fleming’s own bank account.
It wasn’t until...Read more »
DARRIN T. MISH: Hello hello, hello, this is your IRS solutions attorney, Darrin T. Mish. I'm joined today with my cohost, Katrina Madewell. Click here to watch or read more information on IRS Back Taxes.
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U.S. authorities are now targeting Belize banks in an effort to crack down on Americans and companies suspected of hiding money in that country’s banks.
Hiding income and assets isn’t a game that just anyone can play! It takes wealth and insider knowledge. A federal court in Miami is making headway in granting federal investigators the...Read more »
No doubt $2.1 trillion dollars is almost impossible to comprehend. However, that’s the estimated amount that corporations have stashed in offshore tax havens.
That amounts to an estimated $620 billion dollars in U.S. tax revenue that remains unaccounted for. While the study was conducted by so-called left leaning non-profits, numbers and stats generally don’t lie. It’s...Read more »
When you’re in the captain’s chair, you’re responsible for everything that happens on your watch. Such is the case with respect to former Arrow Trucking Co. CEO James Pielsticker.
His company fell and his defense is that the fall was not his fault. Under the circumstances, his attorney would like the judge to impose the lightest...Read more »