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Thursday, April 12, 2007

Taxes Gone Wild: Joe Francis Indicted on Tax Charges

FrancisJoe Francis, founder of the Girls Gone Wild video series, was indicted yesterday by a grand jury in Reno, Nevada, on charges of deducting more than $20 million in false business expenses on the 2002 and 2003 corporate income tax returns of his California-based Mantra Films Inc. and Nevada-based Sands Media Inc.

For a copy of the indictment, see here.  (Hat Tip: Miriam Cherry.)

https://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2007/04/taxes_gone_wild.html

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