UK Atty Helped Hide $10M Family Fortune From IRS, Feds Say

Law360, New York (May 11, 2012, 6:40 PM EDT) -- Federal prosecutors on Friday charged a British attorney with conspiracy for allegedly masterminding a decadelong scheme to hide an American family’s $10 million inheritance from the Internal Revenue Service.

Michael Little, who is licensed to practice law in New York, was arrested Thursday night after flying into John F. Kennedy International Airport. He is accused of illegally aiding family members in hiding the money following the death of their patriarch, whose estate was valued at $20 million, half of which was stored overseas.

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