SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Public Affairs Office Phone (803) 898-5464
Contact: Danny Brazell Fax (803) 898-5446
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 20, 2003
Chester County woman arrested on tax charges
South Carolina Department of Revenue investigators arrested a Chester County woman today on charges of failing to file state income tax returns.
Margaret S. Ayers, 45, of 160 Lancaster Street, Chester, is being held at the Chester County Detention Center following her arrest on four counts of failing to file state income tax returns.
Ayers is accused of failing to file returns and pay the taxes she owes for tax years 1997-99 and 2001. The Department has not yet determined her tax liability for those years. She is facing up to four years in prison if convicted of the charges.