NOT A FRAUD: ANNE RICKETTS, ARICKETTS, AMRGLASSWORKS, FRAUD HANDMADE LAMPWORK ARTIST, FRAUD SRA R-19Anne Ricketts, AMRGLASSWORKS, handmade lampwork artist, SRA R-19 (Self Representing Artist, which is a privately created group).
This highly accomplished professional glass artist, Anne Ricketts, has been selling handmade lampwork beads and tutorials online at various venues such as Etsy, Ebay etc since 1999, teaching classes at Blue Moon Glassworks, Austin-TX, former President of the Friendship Quilt Guild in Brenham-TX, and is published and featured in various magazines.
This seller has been vindicated and her name cleared against the false accusations of fraud published on Ullja Kuntze's blog, http://handmadeartisanfraud.blogspot.com/2009/07/fraud-anne-ricketts-fraud-aricketts.html.
Anne Ricketts, AMRglassworks, has had her Texas State Sales Tax permit under the business name as AMR Glassworks Jan 2003.
Her invoice complies fully with the law by stating clearly that Texas residents are to add 8.25% sales tax. We have confirmed that she is fully compliant with tax laws and current with her filings.
This seller has also been selling on Etsy since Feb 2007. http://www.aricketts.etsy.com/
The code enforcement agency and the Fire Marshall in Round Rock, TX remain unconcerned with her studio business set-up to manufacture lampwork beads.
The Williamson County Tax Appraisor and Assessor is fully aware of the tax status of Mrs. Ricketts' property. Mrs. Ricketts has been found to be in compliance and current on her property tax payments, as well as all other taxes.