Forsyth County Business Owner Guilty of State Tax Charges

Date: 9/10/2003

RALEIGH – A Forsyth County business owner pleaded guilty recently to charges filed by the North Carolina Department of Revenue.

Tammie Shatley Lazeau, 39, of 1804 Hoover Road, Lexington pleaded guilty on Sept. 4, 2003 to one count of failure to file and pay the state withholding tax. Lazeau is the president of Lazeau Painting Inc. of 4275 Thomasville Road, Winston-Salem.

Judge Lisa Menafee issued Lazeau a 30-day sentence that was suspended for one year. Lazeau must file and pay all withholding tax owed to the state of North Carolina in a timely manner.

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

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