Two new and interesting developments are being reported this week in the Huguette Clark estate battle.
In Tax fraud alleged in estate of heiress Huguette Clark; accountant resigns, msnbc.com Investigative Reporter Bill Dedman reveals that a New York state public administrator is alleging tax fraud on the part of attorney Wallace “Wally” Bock and accountant Irving Kamsler – fraud that could cost Clark’s estate $50 million in IRS penalties. And though both men deny impropriety, accountant Kamsler did this week resign.
Additionally, Nurse, in line to inherit millions more, battles family of Huguette Clark describes a hearing today that will pit long-time Clark nurse Hadassah Peri against Clark’s family with regard to legal standing and the accounting for Clark’s $400 million fortune. The hearing will also reportedly address if Clark’s longtime attorney should remain executor of her estate.