Former CEGEP Director fined, sentenced for tax fraud

September 21, 2018

Stéphanie Paquette, a former Director of Finance at the CEGEP Édouard-Montpetit in Longueuil, has received a nine-month suspended sentence for tax evasion, reports the Montreal Gazette. The Gazette states that Paquette pleaded guilty to assisting the co-accused Dino Marcoux and making false entries in the CEGEP’s account books. According to investigators, the pair concocted a scheme in which they used a series of bank transactions to divert public funds for their own use. Montreal Gazette | Journal de Montréal (Fr)