A Sunnyside doctor was arrested for failing to file tax returns.
Avelino Rosales, a Cedarhurst resident who operates his practice out of 41-21 Greenpoint Ave., was charged with failing to file tax returns from 2002 to 2006, according to the Nassau County District Attorney.
He is charged with repeated failure to file personal income taxes, an E felony. During that time he earned $1,179,400.00 and failed to pay $44,010.00 in income taxes. If found guilty, he faces up to four years in State Prison.
Rosales was one of 18 individuals across the state to face tax evasion charges.