Federal Tax Charges in Atlanta
Federal Criminal Defense Attorney
By their very nature, tax charges are very serious and need to be dealt
with aggressively. If you have been charged with a federal tax crime involving
illegal tax avoidance, an Atlanta federal criminal defense attorney is
available to represent you in your case, and may be able to help you avoid
large monetary penalties and possible prison time.
The Law Offices of Howard J. Weintraub, P.C., we provide smart and aggressive defense representation against tax charges
in all of the federal districts for Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and South
Carolina and throughout the rest of the country. During his career, he
has successfully prosecuted criminal tax cases and has also successfully
defended numerous clients against criminal tax charges. He knows these
cases inside and out. He also has a team of highly experienced, talented,
and very high ranking former IRS officials who assist him in his investigations
and defense of criminal tax crime prosecutions.
Specific types of criminal tax issues that he can assist you with include:
- Failure to file federal tax returns
- Filing false information
- Deliberately underreporting income
Tax charges related to white collar
- Drug-related tax charges
- Tax evasion
- Currency transactions reporting violations (CTR's, Form 8300)
- Other forms of tax fraud
Penalties for Federal Tax Crimes
One of the more common tax related offenses is that of attempting to avoid
or defeat paying tax. A person who is convicted of federal tax avoidance
can face up to $250,000 in fines and imprisonment for a period of up to
5 years. A person convicted of making false statements on their tax returns
can face fines up to $250,000 and up to 3 years in prison.
Call us today for the representation you need.