Thursday, February 25, 2010
Oklahoma Tax Preparer Charged With Embezzling $155K From Clients
Gail Sue Tucker, 45, of Newcastle, Oklahoma, was charged today with embezzling more than $155,000 from three of her clients, who had entrusted her with funds to pay their tax liabilities. Authorities allege Tucker, who runs EZ Bookkeeping and Tax Service, a tax preparation business from her home, is charged with three felony embezzlement counts. She is also charged with altering a US Treasury check. Authorities allege the total amount embezzled is $155,280.