UBS Clients Get 1 Year Each For Swiss Tax Dodge

Law360, New York (July 31, 2012, 7:32 PM EDT) -- Two flight school owners were each sentenced to a year and a day in prison Monday after pleading guilty in California federal court to tax evasion over hiding millions in a secret UBS AG Swiss account and several other overseas bank accounts, the U.S. Department of Justice said.

U.S. District Judge Anthony W. Ishii also ordered the couple, Sean Roberts, 77, and Nadia Roberts, 64, to pay $3.2 million in restitution and penalties to the Internal Revenue Service. They failed to report money funneled to their...
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