‘Chrisley Knows Best’ Stars Todd and Julie Chrisley Go on Trial in Atlanta

By Sandra Rosa |

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Todd and Julie Chrisley are ready to go to trial for tax evasion and bank fraud on Monday, May 16, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Both Chrisleys are charged with one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud, five counts of bank fraud, one count of conspiracy to defraud the United States and one count of tax fraud.

Prosecutors allege the Chrisleys filed false documents to obtain millions of dollars in bank loans and also filed a false credit report and false bank documents while trying to rent a California home in 2014. The couple allegedly moved into the home and later moved into the home. refused to pay the rent. after a few months.

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The indictment alleges they lied about their income to avoid paying taxes to the IRS. The money they received from their reality shows allegedly went to a production company they controlled. They paid no income taxes on the money for several years.

The Chrisleys were indicted in August 2019, and a new indictment was filed in January. the tennessean reports.

Jury selection will begin on Monday and opening statements are expected on Tuesday, according to the newspaper. reports.

Last week, E! announced a new dating series, “I love the limo” Hosted by Todd Chrisley. Your reality shows “Chrisley Knows Best” Y “Growing Up Chrisley” have been renewed on USA Network and E!.

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Tags: criminal trial, federal crimes, Julie Crisley, reality TV stars, Todd Chrisley, white collar crime

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