Public Affairs Office
Former Horry County resident arrested for tax evasion
Columbia, SC (November 6, 2012) --- Rebecca Morgan, a former Horry County resident and current timeshare saleswoman in Louisiana, was arrested today at the J. Reuben Long Detention Center for four counts of income tax evasion. If convicted of the charges, she could face up to 20 years and/or $40,000 in charges.
During tax years 2007 through 2010, Morgan, 33, failed to file state income tax returns even though her gross income exceeded that of the minimum filing requirements. Morgan filed with her employer withholding allowance certificates claiming to be exempt.
For this time period, Rebecca Morgan has a state tax liability totaling $19,924.