A Pittsburg man has been charged with 17 counts of aiding in the preparation and filing of false tax returns, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Charles S. Moore was arrested Thursday and made his first court appearance in Oakland Friday.
Prosecutors said Moore prepared 17 false and fraudulent tax returns for various taxpayers from tax years 2007 to 2010. The false tax returns were filed in 2011, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Prosecutors said the wages reported on each of the tax returns were fraudulent. Moore faces up to three years in prison and a fine of $250,000 if convicted.
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