Dan Primack Apr 28, 2017
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Tech CEO won't back up philanthropic claims

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Gurbaksh Chahal, the Gravity4 CEO who is appealing a prison sentence stemming from a domestic battery case, recently wrote on Medium about how his charitable foundation is "transforming the lives of the less privileged children in India and several other countries."

Specifics were a bit fuzzy, and federal tax filings reveal that the nonprofit did not spend a single dollar on charitable activities (direct donations, indirect donations, grants, etc.) in 2013, 2014 or 2015. It also seems to have received no donations during those years, with a bank balance that usually sat at between around $400,000 and $500,000.