Brooklyn shop owner will pay $259,000 in restitution for underreporting sales from 2010 through 2015.
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and Department of Taxation and Finance Commissioner Boone announced June 16 the guilty plea of John Sbrigato, the owner of Brighton Collision, Inc., in Brooklyn, N.Y., for committing sales tax fraud. Sbrigato pleaded guilty in Kings County Supreme Court to Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, a Class D felony. As part of his plea, Sbrigato paid $259,000 in restitution to the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance, and will be sentenced to felony probation.
Last week’s guilty