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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Tax Charge Filed Against Delaware County Man

Richard Lee, 55, of Swarthmore, PA, was charged today by Information with willfully failing to file a tax return, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The Information alleges that Lee had approximately $90,371 in gross income in 2010, which required him to file a federal 2010 tax return.   The Information alleged that he willfully failed to file the return.

If convicted, the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of one year of imprisonment.

The case was investigated by Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation, and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Sarah L. Grieb.

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An Information is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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Updated December 15, 2014