Dance Moms’ Abby Lee Miller jailed for fraud

4 (600 x 382)Former Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for bankruptcy fraud and concealing money earned abroad, BBC
The reality TV dance instructor was also sentenced to two years of probation after her release.
On top of that, she was ordered to pay a $40,000 (£30,000) fine.
Abby Lee Miller is probably best known for teaching the child dancer in the videos for Sia tracks Chandelier and Elastic Heart, Maddie Ziegler.
Abby Lee Miller, 50, pleaded guilty to concealing approximately $755,000 (£583,000) in income she’d earned in 2012 and 2013 after filing for bankruptcy in 2010 to reorganise her Abby Lee Dance Company business.
Her company left bankruptcy proceedings in 2013.
The reality TV star was also ordered by the judge to give up $120,000 (£92,600), the amount of money which prosecutors said Abby Lee Miller transported in foreign currency to the US from places like England and Australia in 2014, without disclosing it on arrival back in America.


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