Doreen Gentile, a Toms River, N.J.-based tax preparer was sentenced to 37 months in prison for pocketing refunds she sought without her client’s permission.
According to reports, Gentile was also ordered to pay $1,863,013 in restitution. She further admitted failing to pay taxes for her business from 2006 through 2009.
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