Guilty verdict against 3 in film tax credit scheme

April 28, 2015 4:58 AM

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A jury has returned guilty verdicts against three people for their role in a conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud as part of a film tax credit scheme.

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite says the jury found 65-year-old Peter M. Hoffman, his estranged wife, 69-year-old Susan Hoffman, and 49-year-old Michael P. Arata guilty Monday of conspiracy to commit fraud in connection with the rehab of a dilapidated mansion that they turned into a film post-produc...

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