CAMDEN COUNTY BUSINESSMAN ADMITS FILING FALSE TAX RETURNS CAMDEN, N.J.– A
Camden County, New Jersey, business owner today admitted filing incorrect tax returns that failed to report all of his service income, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito revealed.
Rodney Bush-Rowland, 41, of Camden, pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Robert B. Kugler to an information charging him with one count of making and subscribing an incorrect income tax return.
According to documents filed in this case and declarations made in court:
Bush-Rowland was the sole owner of To & & Fro Transportation Inc., a Camden company that supplied medical transportation services. Bush-Rowland admitted that during 2014 and 2015, he used an industrial check casher to work out over $2.7 countless To & & Fro's revenue checks. He confessed that he failed to include a big part of the cashed examine To & & Fro's business tax return. Bush-Rowland likewise confessed that he significantly underreported To & & Fro's earnings on his own individual income tax returns, triggering a tax loss of more than $25,000.
In addition to filing incorrect income tax returns, Bush-Rowland confessed to failing to pay over to the IRS employment taxes for To & & Fro's staff members. Throughout 2014, 2015, and 2016, Bush-Rowland submitted quarterly work tax returns that wrongly reported that To & & Fro paid all of the work taxes due and owing for its employees. Bush-Rowland admitted that he in fact stopped working to pay over more than $147,000 of To & & Fro's work taxes during these 3 years.
The charge to which Bush-Rowland pleaded guilty brings an optimal potential penalty of 3 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Sentencing is arranged for Dec. 16, 2020.
U.S. Attorney Carpenito credited unique agents of IRS-Criminal Investigation, under the instructions of Special Agent in Charge Michael Montanez, with the investigation resulting in today's guilty plea.
The government is represented by Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey Bender of the U.S. Attorney's Office Criminal Division in Camden.
Defense counsel: Robert Williams Esq., Haddonfield, New Jersey
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