Ex-N.C. State Coach Convicted of Tax Evasion
A former head diving coach at North Carolina State University was sentenced to prison term Thursday after a jury found him guilty of state tax evasion.Posted — Updated
the North Carolina individual income tax. Superior Court Judge J. B. Allen Jr. sentenced him to 25 to 30 months in prison on the charges.
Finneran has indicated he will appeal the ruling.
he claimed to be exempt from North Carolina’s withholding tax, authorities said.
Finneran didn't consider himself an employee of N.C. State or any other business during those four years, so the money paid to him during that time wasn't taxable wages, authorities said.
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