(Spencer)-- A 36-year-old Spencer business owner has pleaded not guilty to tax fraud charges.
Christopher Burg entered the written plea recently in Clay County District Court.
Court documents say Burg is charged with 11 counts of sales tax evasion and seven counts of fraudulent practices.
He's accused of not paying more than $89,000 in sales taxes from several businesses he owns, including Liberty Lanes, Southside Bar and Grill and A-Plus Carpet and Cleaners.
His trial is scheduled to start December 10th in Clay County District Court.