Income tax

Kansas man pleads guilty to tax evasion | USAO-KS

TOPEKA, KAN. – A Kansas man pleaded guilty to one count of making and making a false statement.

According to court documents, Randall Brammell, 65, of Berryton owned and operated Brammell Construction Company and Lawn Mowing. He pleaded guilty to submitting a false 2016 tax return to the Internal Revenue Service after failing to notify his tax preparer of a significant number of business checks that were personally delivered to him and that he cashed them instead of depositing them in his professional bank account. As a result, his business’s gross income that year was underreported by $ 139,918.

“Sir. Brammell has admitted to knowingly filing a false income tax return with the IRS. IRS-Criminal Investigation takes all tax crimes very seriously. Those who file honest and accurate returns can rest assured that we will investigate and do so. will hold accountable those who do not, ”said Tyler Hatcher, special agent in charge of the St. Louis field office, IRS-Criminal Investigation.

Brammell is expected to be sentenced on February 16, 2022 and faces a maximum of three years in prison. A federal district court judge will determine any sentence after considering US sentencing guidelines and other statutory factors.

The case was investigated by the IRS-Criminal Investigation.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Christine Kenney is continuing the case.