Aww Damn: Black Billionaire Who Promised To Pay Tuition Debt of Morehouse Students Admits To Tax Fraud
Lien Times: 15 Rappers Who Had Tax Problems
Iggy Azalea’s tax troubles may be easy to laugh at, but it’s also not unusual for the taxman to come knocking on ra apper’s doors. She’s not the first, and she certainly won’t be the last, rapper to get a visit from the IRS for money owed.
Master P Hit With $237K Tax Bill
In news that should surprise absolutely no one, another rapper has been hit with a sizeable tax bill by the IRS. Master P owes Uncles Sam almost a quarter of a million dollars.
The IRS Used Your Money To Fund Star Trek Parody, Cupid Shuffle Tutorial [VIDEO]
This week has been a tough one for the IRS. The agency is in the eye of a public relations storm involving taxpayer money, the cupid shuffle and a Star Trek spoof that wasn’t well received.
Jermaine Dupri’s ATL Home Avoids Foreclosure Auction, Once Again
Rappers and athletes, Atlanta real estate just may not be for you. Jermaine Dupri has successfully stopped his Atlanta home from being foreclosed and auctioned off; for the second time in four months.
Dr. Dre Opened Companies In Ireland To Escape Higher Tax Bracket
Dr. Dre doesn’t want to end up on the ever-growing list of rap stars busted for not paying their taxes, so he’s taken his business ventures to Ireland. The Good Doctor, who was named Forbes’ highest paid musician of the year thanks to his Beats By Dre empire, has launched a few business in the […]
Hustling Backwards: 10 Artists That Caught IRS Struggle, Just In 2012
When you get paid, Uncle Sam gets paid, too. This is a concept way too many rappers, and musicians in general, who can usually afford accountants, have failed to understand. In 2012 it seemed like every other week another artist was getting called out, usually by TMZ, for owing taxes.
State Of Georgia Plans To Garnish Nas’ Earnings From Tour With Lauryn Hill
Uncle Sam always gets his dough, somehow someway. The state of Georgia is out to collect the million dollars it alleges that Nas owes in back taxes and plans to skim money off the MC’s earnings from the “Life Is Good/Black Rage” tour with Lauryn Hill.
Mitt Romney Says He Paid “At Least” 13% In Income Taxes
Mitt Romney doesn’t want to reveal all of his tax returns, but he has admitted to paying no less than 13 percent of his yearly income. Although most millionaires tend to fall in a much higher tax bracket, Romney managed to only owe a small portion of his gross income, and once again responded to […]
Mitt Romney Says He’s Paid “A Lot Of Taxes”
If there was any doubt into whether or not Mitt Romney has paid taxes, the answer is yes. The Republican presidential hopeful responded to criticism Friday (Aug. 3) that he has received for refusing to reveal more if tax records. During a campaign stop in Nevada, Romney said that he “paid taxes every year — […]
Young Buck Going Back To The Bing For Gun Possession, Drops Song Explaining Struggle
Just like many speculated, Young Buck is going back to jail for gun possession. TMZ reports that Buck will be serving 18 months for the charge, which stems from the police raiding his home in 2010 and finding a .40 caliber Glock 22 on the premises, which is likely the same spot he was evicted from last […]
More Ex-Bad Boy Artist Struggle: Ma$e Owes The IRS $125,000
It’s not a trend it’s a fact; ex-Bad Boy Records artists stay losing. The latest former Sean “Diddy” Combs prodigy to take a financial L is Murder “P Diddy Name My Pretty” Ma$e. TMZ reports that documents filed in Florida reveal that the rapper turned preacher born Mason Betha owes Uncle Sam about 125K in […]