Acting U.S. Attorney William D. Weinreb announced Tuesday a Massachusetts seafood manager pleads guilty to tax evasion.
Forty-four-year-old Orlando Cardoso submitted fraudulent tax returns for 2012 and 2013, claiming only the income had had received from his employer. He knowingly failed to report more than $75,000 in checks and cash from his employer’s supplier, according to court documents.
The filing a false income tax return charge carries a maximum sentence of three years in prison and a $100,000 fine. Cardoso’s sentencing is scheduled for March 8, 2018.