Todd Chrisley denies tax evasion, financial institution fraud claims made by ex-employee



Todd Chrisley is denying — and debunking — a former worker’s declare that he and his spouse dedicated tax evasion and financial institution fraud forward of their upcoming federal indictment.

“I’ve by no means talked about this publicly earlier than, however there’s been a cloud hanging over Julie and me and our whole household for the previous seven years. It began again in 2012, after we found {that a} trusted worker of ours had been stealing from us huge time,” he wrote in a prolonged Instagram submit on Tuesday.

The “Chrisley Is aware of Finest” star, 50, asserts that the unidentified worker stole from his famed household, created “phony paperwork,” cast signatures, threatened different staff with violence in the event that they mentioned something, and even bugged his residence.

“Evidently, we fired the man and took him to court docket — and that’s when the actual hassle began,” he mentioned. “To get revenge, he took a bunch of his phony paperwork to the U.S. Legal professional’s workplace and instructed them we had dedicated every kind of economic crimes, like tax evasion and financial institution fraud. That bought their consideration all proper, however as soon as we had an opportunity to elucidate who he was and what he’d completed to us, they realized it was all a bunch of nonsense they usually despatched him on his approach.”

Sadly, Chrisley says the ex-employee approached a special group of investigators at the united statesAttorney’s workplace who’ve reponed the case and granted him immunity from prosecution.

“In consequence, it seems to be like later this week Julie and I are going to be named in a federal indictment charging us with tax evasion and doubtless a bunch of different monetary crimes as properly,” he wrote. “I’m telling you all this now as a result of we’ve nothing to cover and have completed nothing to be ashamed of. Not solely do we all know we’ve completed nothing fallacious, however we’ve bought a ton of exhausting proof and a bunch of corroborating witnesses that proves it.”

On this making an attempt time, Chrisley says he and his household have turned to their religion.

“Anyway, when all is claimed and completed, we belief in God and God says to us in Jeremiah 51:36, ‘I’ll defend you. I shall be your lawyer. I’ll plead your case.’ We all know that if and when this goes to court docket, the reality will prevail and the costs in opposition to us shall be uncovered for the outrageous lies they’re,” he wrote.