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How private equity titan Robert F. Smith became involved in a scheme that hid $43 million of taxes from the IRS over nearly a decade

Summary List Placement Robert F. Smith, best known as the billionaire who paid off the student loans of a college's entire graduating class, hid $200 million in an offshore trust designed to dodge federal taxes, the Department of Justice said Thursday. Accor…

robert brockman - Business Insider
5:50am PDT - October 17th, 2020

Software CEO Robert Brockman charged in $2 billion tax evasion case

Texas tech mogul Robert T. Brockman has been charged in a $2 billion tax evasion case, the largest ever tax charge in the United States, law enforcement officials said.

robert brockman - CNN
5:07am PDT - October 17th, 2020

Robert Smith: Billionaire who promised to pay off students' debt admits to tax fraud

Case is connected to Robert Brockman, the CEO of a private equity firm, who is also facing tax fraud charges

robert brockman - Independent
5:55pm PDT - October 16th, 2020

Tech billionaire charged in 'largest ever' tax fraud for hiding $2 billion from IRS

Federal prosecutors charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman on Thursday with a $2 billion tax fraud scheme in what they say is the largest such case against an American.

robert brockman - NBC News
1:47pm PDT - October 16th, 2020

Billionaire who said he would pay off Moorehouse student debt admits to Tax fraud

Robert Smith, the billionaire who went viral last year for paying off the debt of students at Morehouse College, admitted to an illegal scheme to conceal income and evade taxes by using offshore trusts and bank acco...

robert brockman - The Hill
9:30am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Billionaire who said he would pay off Morehouse student debt admits to tax fraud

Robert Smith, the billionaire who went viral last year for paying off the debt of students at Morehouse College, admitted to an illegal scheme to conceal income and evade taxes by using offshore trusts and bank acco...

robert brockman - The Hill
9:30am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Billionaire philanthropist Robert Smith's tax fraud roils Vista Equity

Robert Smith's admission to tax fraud has done more than just cost him a whopping $140 million. It's also roiled Vista Equity Partners, the private equity firm he founded and leads, with some insiders and limited partners feeling they were misled (or left in …

robert brockman - Axios
7:58am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Tech mogul Robert Brockman was charged in $2 billion tax evasion case, the biggest in US history, after a fellow billionaire turned against him to avoid prosecution

Summary List Placement Houston technology executive Robert Brockman has been charged in the biggest-ever tax evasion case against a US citizen, after fellow billionaire Robert Smith turned against him to avoid prosecution himself, the Justice Department said…

robert brockman - Business Insider
6:49am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Robert Brockman charged in biggest-ever US tax evasion case - Business Insider

Brockman hid $2 billion in income from the Internal Revenue Service over two decades, according to an indictment unsealed on Thursday.

robert brockman - Business Insider
6:49am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Robert Brockman charged in biggest-ever US tax evasion case - Business Insider

Brockman hid $2 billion in income from the Internal Revenue Service over two decades, according to an indictment unsealed on Thursday.

robert brockman - Business Insider (UK)
6:49am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Feds charge Texas billionaire Robert Brockman with "largest ever" tax fraud

Alleged $2 billion scheme to evade taxes also ensnared prominent private equity investor Robert Smith.

robert brockman - CBS News
3:53am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Feds charge Texas billionaire with "largest ever" tax fraud

Alleged $2 billion scheme to evade taxes also ensnared prominent private equity investor Robert Smith.

robert brockman - CBS News
3:53am PDT - October 16th, 2020

U.S. tech mogul Robert Brockman charged in biggest U.S. tax evasion scheme

U.S. Attorney David Anderson said Brockman was also charged in a securities fraud scheme, after he bought and sold debt securities in his own company, “breaking a promise to investors that he would not buy or sell his own company's debt.”

robert brockman - The Hindu
12:49am PDT - October 16th, 2020

Robert Brockman: Technology mogul charged in $2bn tax fraud scheme

Federal prosecutors have charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman in a $2 billion tax fraud scheme that they say is the largest such case against an American

robert brockman - Independent
11:38pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Robert Brockman: Technology mogul charged in largest ever tax fraud scheme of $2bn

Federal prosecutors have charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman in a $2 billion tax fraud scheme that they say is the largest such case against an American

robert brockman - Independent
11:38pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

REUTERS NEWS SCHEDULE AT 6 a.m. GMT/2 p.m. SGT

Here are the top stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 6 a.m. GMT/2 p.m. SGT. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect https://www.reutersconnect.com/planning.

robert brockman - Reuters
10:59pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Texas CEO Charged in $2 Billion Tax Fraud Scheme, the Biggest Evasion Case in U.S. History

"We will not hesitate to prosecute the smartest guys in the room," said U.S. Attorney David L. Anderson.

robert brockman - Newsweek
4:11pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Robert Brockman: US tycoon charged over historic tax fraud scheme

Prosecutors allege that the software tycoon hid over $2bn from US tax authorities over two decades.

robert brockman - BBC News
3:24pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

On The Money: McConnell shoots down $1.8 trillion coronavirus deal, breaking with Trump | Pelosi cites progress on testing provisions | Jobless claims spike to 898K

Happy Thursday and welcome back to On The Money. I'm Sylvan Lane, and here's your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line.See something I m...

robert brockman - The Hill
3:14pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

DOJ charges Texas billionaire in $2 billion tax fraud scheme

Federal prosecutors have charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman in a $2 billion tax fraud scheme that they say is the largest such case against an American

robert brockman - Independent
2:11pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Feds charge Texas billionaire with "largest ever" tax fraud

Alleged $2 billion scheme to evade taxes also ensnared prominent private equity investor Robert Smith.

robert brockman - CBS News
1:46pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Texas tycoon charged in largest US tax case against individual

US prosecutors allege software mogul Robert Brockman used a web of Caribbean entities to hide $2bn in income.

robert brockman - Al Jazeera English
12:38pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

Justice Dept. charges Texas billionaire with biggest tax fraud case in US history

The Department of Justice has charged a Texas billionaire with the biggest tax fraud case in U.S. history, prosecutors said on Thursday.Robert Brockman, 79, of Houston and Pitkin County, Colo., faces a 39-count indictment that was unsealed on...

robert brockman - The Hill
12:22pm PDT - October 15th, 2020

U.S. charges Houston technology mogul Robert Brockman with tax, securities fraud

Federal prosecutors said on Thursday they had charged Houston-based technology executive Robert Brockman with hiding $2 billion in income from the IRS over 20 years, in the biggest tax fraud case against an individual in U.S. history.

robert brockman - Reuters
10:54am PDT - October 15th, 2020

DOJ charges Texas billionaire in $2 billion tax fraud scheme

Federal prosecutors have charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman in a $2 billion tax fraud scheme that they say is the largest such case against an American

robert brockman - ABC News
10:47am PDT - October 15th, 2020