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Tax preparer sentenced in Federal Court

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Authorities say Eugenio David-Martinez lied about his citizenship in order to provide certain tax and accounting services. Authorities say Eugenio David-Martinez lied about his citizenship in order to provide certain tax and accounting services.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A man from Wilmington was sentenced for falsely claiming he was a United States Citizen. 

Authorities say Eugenio David-Martinez lied about his citizenship in order to provide certain tax and accounting services.

Between 2007 and 2012 Martinez filed over 30,000 falsified tax documents. A majority of these documents were for immigrants living here illegally.

Martinez was charged with Making false statements to a federal agency and making false claims of US Citizenship. He was sentenced to at least four years in prison.

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