Skip to comments.Ex-Bear Chris Zorich charged with failing to file income tax returns
Posted on 03/08/2013 10:05:04 PM PST by Olog-hai
In an era when star athletes are often seen as overpaid egotists, former Chicago Bear Chris Zorich had built a reputation as an unusually caring athlete.
Known for his work to help the needy through his Chris Zorich Foundation every bit as much as for the six seasons he played defensive tackle for the Bears, he was an early supporter of Barack Obama, even appearing next to the future president as he launched his bid for the U.S. Senate in 2003.
But his glowing character references took a hit last year when he agreed to pay back his charity nearly $350,000 in missing funds.
And now the 43-year-old faces a further humiliationa potential federal prison term for failing to file taxes for four years. Charged Thursday, the former All-American intends to plead guilty, his attorney Matt Lydon said.
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“F” him. Its D-Bags like him that destroy the system. No Parole.
...but if Obama had a son.....
This sounds like he has the Chicago Dem Disease.
Corruption. It’s highly contagious there.
Doesn't that qualify you to not have to pay income taxes?
Seems like a typical liberal.
I want bigger and bigger government. I want more and more government programs.
Pay taxes? Raise taxes? Are you kidding me? Why is the IRS (big government) hounding me?
ESPN did one of those 30 for 30 shows called “Broke” and it has athletes talking about the shock of how much taxes were withheld
Taxes are for the little people, not for Obama supporters.
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