16 Apr 2009 15:15:10 PM
(Bad news. That check you’ve been waiting on for three years now? There’s a chance it’s not really "in the mail" like they said.)
As many of you probably overheard during brief moments of consciousness on the floor of your favorite bar, yesterday was April 15, also known as Tax Day in America. It’s when we all file our taxes and then complain about having to do so, as if it doesn’t happen every single year. But what happens if you don’t file your taxes? Sometimes nothing. Sometimes, as in the case of Xyience founder Russell Pike, a lot of really bad stuff.
You might remember Pike as the guy responsible for the failed Xyience empire. He’s the fraud/mastermind that a bunch of former Xyience shareholders want to murder and a lot of unpaid UFC fighters want to kick in the face. According to an indictment filed yesterday in Las Vegas, he made “in excess of” $6.9 million in 2006 and did not file an income tax return. Like, at all. The cajones on that guy, am I right?Read More ADD COMMENTS (74) DIGG THIS