Jailed Sovereign Citizen Convicted For Tax Fraud, After IRS Mails $327K Refund To Prison | Talking Points Memo

A prison inmate in upstate New York was convicted on 11 counts of tax fraud after he filed — and partially received — tax returns worth around $890 million, using techniques he says he learned off of a sovereign citizen website.Ronald Williams, dubbed the “jailhouse CPA” by the Syracuse Post-Standard, was convicted last Thursday in District Court in New York of 11 counts of filing false claims for tax refunds, and on one additional count for assisting another prisoner in doing the same.

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