CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A Mount Pleasant woman has been sentenced Wednesday in federal court.
She pled guilty to obstructing and impeding the due administration of the tax code.
The initial indictment stated Villanyi attempted to implement a "debt elimination scheme" in part by submitting a $140,000 check drawn on a closed account in repayment of a loan.
Authorities also previously said Villanyi failed to file tax returns for calendar years 2010 through 2012
The case was investigated by special agents with the Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation, and Federal Bureau of Investigation.