Category Archives: Celebrity Tax Problems

Sharpton: Some are Concerned that He’s Not a Going Concern

The Reverend Al Sharpton has always been one of those controversial figures that people either love or hate.  If you’re in the “hate him” camp, then you probably list his sketchy personal finances as one of your reasons.  And if … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Supermodel Gisele Blames IRS Audit on her Forbes List Ranking

Are you not making the millions you planned to make?  Is your face not occupying magazine covers? Is your name nowhere to be found on any Forbes lists?  Well, the silver lining is that you are not subject to any … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems, Tax News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Introducing the tax evasion beanie baby

This week, the creator of the Beanie Baby toy phenomenon, Ty Warner, was charged with tax evasion. The charges allege that Warner committed tax crimes on his 2002 tax return by failing to report $3.2 million in income on a … Continue reading

Posted in Busted, Celebrity Tax Problems, IRS News & Info, Tax Crimes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Singer Lauryn Hill is Going to Prison for Tax Crimes

Looks like our girl Lauryn Hill is going to spend some time in prison for her tax crimes.  She pleaded guilty last year to failing to pay taxes on about $2.3 million during a 5-year period. Here’s a breakdown of what … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems, Tax Crimes, Tax News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

IRS Records Prove AROD is a Bad Guy in Boston

According to a recent Boston Globe review of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) filings New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez is a bad guy. A Boston news source depicting a Yankee as a bad guy is hardly surprising. What interests me, as … Continue reading

Posted in Baseball, Busted, Celebrity Tax Problems, Tax Crimes, Tax News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wesley Snipes Released from Prison

Perhaps one of the most high-profile celebrity tax crime stories of our time is coming to a conclusion.  Wesley Snipes was released from prison last week after serving about 28 months behid bars in Pennsylvania.  He will now be on house arrest … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems, Tax Crimes | Leave a comment

Nick Diaz’ Tax Confession

MMA fighter Nick Diaz needs to just keep his mouth shut on so many different levels. Most of the time it is his barely inteligible taunting and trash-talking of his opponents (which he hasn’t always been able to back up in … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems | Leave a comment

Fat Joe Owes the IRS Big Time

Our most recent celebrity tax problem story features hip hop artist Fat Joe, best known for his 2001 hit “What’s Luv” which sampled Tina Turner’s “What’s Love Got to do With It.” No doubt Mr. Joe was at the top … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems | Leave a comment

Kookie or Not, You Still Have to Pay Your Taxes

In his Twitter profile, Stephen Baldwin describes himself as “an actor, author, Jesus Freak, Radio Talk Show Host, and the kookiest of the Baldwin brothers.”  Stephen, also the youngest of the Baldwin brothers, was arrested in New York yesterday for failing … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Danes and the Swizz

Denmark has officially repealed its so-called “fat tax” after being on the books for only one year.  Also, the Danish tax ministry has announced that it no longer plans to move forward with a sugar tax.  In the final analysis, butter, ice-cream, and pastries … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity Tax Problems, International Tax News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment