Keith Tucker, the former chief executive officer of Waddell & Reed who has been charged with evading $1.2 million in Kansas City, Mo., taxes, testified that was never his primary residence.

The city, however, maintains that was his residence, as Tucker headed Waddell & Reed, headquartered in Kansas City, between 1999 and 2003 and owned a mansion there. During that period, in which he earned $74 million, Tucker didn't pay Kansas City taxes but said his official residence was in Dallas. Tucker has also said that the city's definition of "resident" is vague.

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