Bittermans Convicted of Tax Evasion


Chester Bitterman Jr. and three of his sons, Craig Bitterman, C. Grant Bitterman and Curtis Bitterman of Lancaster County, were found guilty of tax evasion by a federal jury. In addition, Craig Bitterman was also convicted of obstruction of justice. Thus ends a three-week long trial where the jury agreed with the prosecution that the men created an elaborate ‘shell game’ to dodge paying federal taxes.

Chester is the father and the rest are brothers of Chester “Chet” Bitterman III, a missionary to Colombia who was kidnapped and killed by Colombian guerillas in 1981 while on a mission trip with Wycliffe Bible Translators.

Please see full article below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Written by:

Published In:


DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Darrin Mish, Tampa Tax Attorney, The Law Offices of Darrin Mish, P.A. | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

All the intelligence you need, in one easy email:

Great! Your first step to building an email digest of JD Supra authors and topics. Log in with LinkedIn so we can start sending your digest...

Sign up for your custom alerts now, using LinkedIn ›

* With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name.