BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A Johnson City woman has been charged with tax fraud.
39-year-old Lavyette Garcia was arrested recently and charged with 11-counts of preparing false federal income tax returns.
She faces up to five years in jail and a fine of up to $250,000.
She's also accused of including false and fraudulent information on federal tax forms.
Those charges carry a sentence of up to three years in jail and a $100,000 fine if convicted.