Former Bear Chris Zorich charged in tax case

Chris Zorich, the former Chicago Bears player, was charged today with misdemeanor federal offenses for allegedly failing to file federal income taxes for four years.

The charges allege that Zorich made more than a combined $1 million in gross income from 2006 through 2009 but failed to file federal income tax returns for any of those years.

Zorich authorized federal prosecutors to disclose that he is cooperating with the Internal Revenue Service and will plead guilty to the misdemeanor charges, the U.S. attorney’s office in Chicago said.

Click here for more on this story from the Chicago Tribune

ChrisZorich-20776646

Chris Zorich takes part in a charity poker event held by the Urban Prep Academy at the River East Art Center Friday, August 27, 2010. (Simon Brubaker / Chicago Tribune)

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,615 other followers