Backflip With Chip, Dec 12 1989 – Leona Helmsley Fined 7 Millon Dollars And Sentenced To Four Years In Prison For Tax Evasion
Dec 12, 1989 – Leona Helmsley was fined $7 million and sentenced to four years in prison for tax evasion. Helmsley’s fate was sealed when a former housekeeper testified during the trial that she had heard Helmsley say: “We don’t pay taxes. Only the little people pay taxes…”, a saying that became notorious and was identified with her for the rest of her life. Be a winner with the Classic Rewards Club when you enter the keyword Taxes. Good luck and thanks for listening.