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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, December 16, 2013

Brant Lake Man Sentenced To One Year In Jail For Tax Evasion

ALBANY, NEW YORK – STUART ALAN MEAD (61, of Brant Lake New York) was sentenced on December 12, 2013 by Senior United States District Court Judge Lawrence E. Kahn to 1 year of incarceration, 2 years of supervised release, 200 hours of community service, and a $5,000 fine for evading federal income tax announced United States Attorney Richard S. Hartunian and Toni M. Weirauch, Special Agent-in-Charge, Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation, New York Field Office. MEAD was also ordered to pay $94,601 in restitution to the United States.

As MEAD admitted during his August 29, 2013 guilty plea, between April of 2006 and August of 2010, he attempted to conceal the nature and extent of his assets from the Internal Revenue Service by underreporting the amount of income he earned for rental property he owned in Brant Lake.

This prosecution resulted from an investigation conducted by the Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation.

Updated January 29, 2015