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Appeals court reinstates guilty verdict against Salt Lake City lawyer in tax case

Mar 7, 2017 - The Salt Lake Tribune

A federal appeals court has reinstated a jury's guilty verdict against a Salt Lake City attorney on a charge of conspiracy to hide stock sale earnings from the Internal Revenue Service.

The decision meansNathan Whitney Drage now faces a possible prison term of up tofive years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000 on the felony charge.

A jury in 2015 found Drage guilty of three counts of failure to file corporate taxreturns and one of conspiracy to impede the functions of the IRS.

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