Wellford, SC (FOX Carolina) - A Spartanburg County woman has been arrested after the South Carolina Department of Revenue says she assisted in the preparation of false tax returns.
According to arrest warrants, 47-year-old Susan M. Campbell, helped create multiple false tax returns from 2014-2017. Warrants say the returns were for a variety of different taxpayers, 17 in total, totaling almost $500,000 in losses.
Campbell is charged with 17 counts of willfully making or assisting in the preparation of false or fraudulent tax returns.
The SCDOR says if convicted, Cambell faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $500 fine per count, in addition to court costs.
Campbell is being held at the Spartanburg County Detention Center pending a bond hearing.
The full release on her arrest can be read here.