Living in the “Kingdom of Heaven” will not get you out of paying taxes, according to federal prosecutors.
On Tuesday, Tami Mae May, 55, was indicted in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis on 15 counts of filing fraudulent tax returns and a single count of obstruction of due administration of internal revenue laws, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
May and her husband operate a Coon Rapids excavating and sewage treatment business called D&T & Son Excavating, for which neither she nor her husband paid taxes from 1998 until 2005, the indictment alleges.
The couple received a warning letter from the IRS in 2005, and after that May began filing fraudulent claims, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
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