tax evasion

Judge: Iowa-licensed surgeon can’t bill Medicare due to tax evasion

BY: - June 28, 2021

A surgeon who was granted a license to practice in Iowa last year has been denied the opportunity to bill Medicare for his services due to multiple felony convictions tied to tax evasion. Federal records show that last year, Dr. Edward Joseph Silvio Picardi applied to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for re-enrollment […]

House passes bills addressing alcohol, sex crimes, tax evasion as first week of overtime ends

BY: - May 7, 2021

The House convened Friday afternoon to pass nearly a dozen bills, many of which have been bouncing between chambers.  “There’s not a whole lot of common sense in this building, and there’s virtually none across the rotunda,” Rep. David Maxwell, R-Gibson, said in his opening comments on an agriculture bill that had been volleyed back […]