Washington (Jan. 29, 2004) -- As part of the Justice Department's crackdown on illegal tax schemes, a federal court in Fort Worth, Texas, this week permanently barred an Oklahoma City woman and her company from promoting an illegal tax scam that targets African-American business owners.

The permanent injunction order, signed by Judge John H. McBryde of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, also bars Sherri L. Harris and her company from preparing federal income tax returns for others. The order was entered in a civil suit filed by the Justice Department last month.

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