Search the Archive

Closeup (Income Tax) #58587

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 21, 1979
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Statistics with regard to jailing of income tax evaders stated.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Eglin AFB, Florida) Al Capone recalled; Atlanta May 1932 film shown. Present-day tax evaders profiled, include Edwin Brown and Harold Anderson; both men said inmates at minimum security prison at Eglin AFB. [Ed BROWN - speaks of innocence.] [Harold ANDERSON - comments on case.] Anderson's violation of withholding rules outlined. [ANDERSON - explains position; Richard Nixon mentioned.] Chgs. against Anderson and sentence cited. [ANDERSON - comments.] IRS (Internal Revenue Service) chgs. against Brown detailed. [BROWN - recalls witness against him.] Conditions at Eglin and reasons for government sentences noted.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

(Studio) Continuation of series tomorrow stated.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Reporter(s):
Cordtz, Dan;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:04:20

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.