Buffalo woman nabbed in tax fraud case

May 23, 2015

A criminal investigation has resulted in a guilty plea in a tax fraud case.

Special Agents from the IRS along with a variety of other law enforcement agencies identified Buffalo resident Kalah Bishop as heading a scheme that placed tax returns from nearly 50 clients onto debit cards that she and her associates used for themselves.

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The 27-year-old Bishop is facing ten years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

She is also being ordered to pay nearly $500,000 in restitution. She will be sentenced in September.