Veteran Tax Atty Pleads Guilty To Hiding $1.3M From IRS

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 5:47 PM EST) -- A San Francisco tax attorney pled guilty to failing to report $1.3 million in earnings to the Internal Revenue Service, and will be sentenced to a year in prison and pay $650,993 in restitution, the IRS said Friday.

James P. Kleier pled guilty to one out of three counts of failure to file his income tax returns. He made $624,923 in 2008 $476,088 in 2009 and $200,734 in 2010 and failed to report all these earnings, according to the IRS, which arrested him in May. Kleier...
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