BOONVILLE, Mo - Boonville diner owner Carol Clark has been charged with failing to remit the sales tax due for 19 monthly sales tax periods.
Clark is the owner of Prairie Home Diner, a restaurant required to collect sales tax on all retail sales.
Back in 2016, Clark pleded guilty in Cooper County to making retail sales without a retail sales tax license. She was given two years unsupervised probation and must pay the past due sales tax.
According the the probable cause statement, the state of Missouri incurred a loss of $17,240.91 because of Clark.
As of this month, Clark's sales tax account remains delinquent.