A jury in Manhattan has ruled on multiple counts in a case related to a 15-year conspiracy in which two members of the Trump Organization, the Trump Corporation and the Trump Payroll Corporation, defrauded officials to avoid paying taxes. He was found guilty of tax evasion and document falsification.
“Trump Corp and Trump Payroll Corporation have carried out a plan to provide executives with lavish benefits and rewards while deliberately hiding profits from tax authorities to avoid paying taxes.
Donald Trump and his family were not charged in this particular case, but prosecutors argued during the trial how the former US president profited from this corrupt scheme.
Sentencing is scheduled for January and could result in fines of up to $1.61 million. New York state has no law in this regard, so there is no risk that the company will be dissolved, but it could be affected when it comes to operations and funding, CNN explains.
The verdict follows former President Trump’s various investigations and investigations, including those related to his illegal handling of classified documents and materials after leaving the White House, as well as the tax manipulation of his business emporium. It is given when facing legal proceedings. Overturn the 2020 election results.