Iredell County Resident Sentenced on State Tax Charges

Date: 4/8/2004

An Iredell County resident pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges filed by the North Carolina Department of Revenue.

Timothy L. Welborn of 529 Abbeydale Road, Harmony, pleaded guilty on April 6, 2004 to 12 counts of failure to file and pay the state individual income tax.

Judge April Wood issued Welborn a 120-day sentence. The sentence was suspended and he was placed on supervised probation for five years. Welborn was ordered to pay $41,000 in restitution and $585 in attorney fees. He was also ordered to pay court costs and file all past due state tax returns.

The charges against Welborn are the result of efforts by the Department of Revenue Winston-Salem Office.

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