Julie and Todd Chrisley have been officially indicted for tax evasion. Yesterday Todd revealed that this was going to happen. At the time, he denied all charges coming up against them. Todd says that it all has to do with an ex-employee who forged documents, etc.
Charges against Julie and Todd Chrisley revealed
The couple was indicted today on tax evasion among other charges. They all have to do with financial issues. Julie and Todd Chrisley aren’t the only ones being charged. It turns out that their former accountant, Peter Tarantino, is reportedly facing the same charges.
Todd has attorneys working on the case. They actually put out a statement saying, “The allegations contained in the indictment are based on complete falsehoods. The Chrisleys are innocent of all charges.”
This case was closed at one point. Then the person was able to get someone else at the U.S. Attorney General’s office to open up the case again. Todd feels like they didn’t do anything wrong though.
Todd Chrisley’s family shows support
Todd’s family is showing support to him at this time and he is very lucky for that. TV Shows Ace shared yesterday that he has been able to get a lot of nice comments from them. Chase and Savannah both posted in support of them. Savannah’s fiance Nic also made a comment. They are very lucky to have all of this support during this time.
Right now, fans will have to wait and see what happens. Julie and Todd Chrisley say they are innocent. It will all depend on what the court decides and if they end up in jail over it. Right now, they are dealing with trying to defend their name.
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