Posted: Jan 25, 2012 8:23 AM by AP
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Baton Rouge woman has been indicted for filing false claims for tax refunds, wire fraud, identity theft, filing a false income tax return and criminal forfeiture.
The U.S. Department of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service announced Tuesday charges against Angela Myers, who operated Angie's Tax Service in Baton Rouge.
According to the indictment, Myers and others electronically filed 11 false claims for refunds with the IRS, using names and Social Security numbers of individuals without proper authorization to electronically file returns.