The Chrisleys and their accountant, Peter Tarantino, had been additionally convicted of a number of tax crimes, together with trying to defraud the Internal Revenue Service, the discharge from U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, Ryan Ok. Buchanan, mentioned.

“As at present’s consequence reveals, whenever you lie, cheat and steal, justice is blind as to your fame, your fortune, and your place,” Keri Garley, a particular agent in cost of FBI Atlanta, mentioned in a press release. “In the tip, when pushed by greed, the decision of responsible on all counts for these three defendants proves as soon as once more that monetary crimes don’t pay.”

The jury additionally discovered Julie Chrisley responsible of wire fraud and obstruction of justice.

According to the DOJ, proof within the case confirmed that the Chrisleys, greatest identified for his or her actuality present ‘Chrisley Knows Best,’ conspired to defraud group banks within the Atlanta space out of greater than $30 million in private loans earlier than turning into actuality TV stars.

They had been capable of acquire the loans by submitting false financial institution statements, audit stories and monetary statements, the information launch mentioned. The cash was then used to purchase luxurious vehicles, designer garments, actual property and journey, based on the DOJ

Then, whereas incomes thousands and thousands of {dollars} on their actuality present, the Chrisleys, together with Tarantino, conspired to defraud the IRS and evade assortment of delinquent taxes, the press launch acknowledged.

Sentencing for the Chrisleys and Tarantino has been scheduled for October 6.

In a brief assertion to CNN, one of Todd Chrisley’s attorneys, Bruce Morris, mentioned they’re, “disenchanted within the verdict,” including that “an enchantment is deliberate.”

Stephen Friedberg, lawyer for Julie Chrisley, mentioned in a press release to CNN, “Obviously the Chrisleys are devastated and disenchanted, however might be pursuing an Appeal. They are grateful for all of the love and assist they’ve obtained from their Family, pals and followers. They stay robust of their religion and are deeply involved for all of their youngsters, in addition to Todd’s mom, Elizabeth Faye Chrisley. They are wanting ahead to proceed the combat till justice is obtained and they’re finally vindicated.”

CNN has reached out to an lawyer for Tarantino however has not heard again.

CNN’s Vivian Kuo contributed to this report.

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