Saturday, October 2, 2010

Pennsylvania Tax Preparer Sentenced For Misappropriating $300,000 From Client Retirement Accounts

Keith M. Getty, 44, of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for embezzling some $300,000 in retirement and tax funds from 23 clients of his firm, Century Small Business Solutions in Lemoyne, PA. Getty pleaded guilty last November to the thefts which occurred between January and September 2004, according to reports. Getty's accounting licesned was revoked in 2006 because he "engaged in conduct that brings the profession of public accounting into disrepute..."

Read the story here and here.

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