Pennsylvania Couple Sentenced on Tax Evasion Charges

Written by TaxSqueal. Posted in Tax Fraud Cases

On July 20, 2010, in Scranton, Pa., Frank and Salli Ann Peperno, husband and wife from Old Forge, were sentenced on charges of tax evasion.  Frank Peperno was sentenced to 43 months in prison; Salli Ann Peperno was sentenced to two years probation with six months of home confinement.  According to court documents, Salli Ann was charged with conspiracy to commit tax evasion in conjunction with a gym, Maximum Health & Fitness, owned and operated by herself and her husband. Frank Peperno was charged with tax evasion and mail fraud. Frank Peperno, a former licensed stockbroker, unlawfully converted monies belonging to clients.