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Happy's Pizza founder guilty of tax fraud, evasion

According to The Detroit News, the U.S. Department of Justice announced the president and founder of Happy's Pizza has been convicted cheating the government out of $6.23 million through tax fraud and tax evasion.

"Happy Asker was found guilty Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern Division of Michigan," The Detroit News said. "Asker's convictions include: three counts of filing false federal individual tax returns for the years 2006 through 2008; 28 counts of aiding and assisting the filing of false returns, and payroll tax returns for several pizza franchises for 2006 and 2009 and one count of engaging in a corrupt endeavor to obstruct and impede the IRS code."

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