Port Arthur man guilty of tax evasion

Port Arthur man guilty of tax evasion

Press release from the Department of Justice:

A 44-year-old Port Arthur, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal income tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.  

Theodore Paul Victor Jr. pleaded guilty to tax evasion today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith F. Giblin. 

According to information presented in court, for the calendar year 2009, Victor failed to disclose all of his taxable income resulting in a tax loss of approximately $25,935.58.  Victor was indicted by a federal grand jury on Apr. 2, 2014.  

Victor faces up to 5 years in federal prison at sentencing.  A sentencing date has not been set.

This case is being investigated by the Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney John B. Ross.