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  • Uncle Luke Owes Uncle Sam $74,000 in Back Taxes

    Mar 11, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Luther Campbell is the latest celeb to have his unpaid tax situation exposed. According to TMZ, the 2 Live Crew veteran owes the Internal Revenue Service $74,000 for money earned in 2012. Campbell is the latest rapper to find himself in trouble with Uncle Sam. MC Hammer, Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri and Damon Dash have […]

  • Jermaine Dupri Polishes Off $3 Million in Tax Liens

    Feb 25, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *Uncle Sam thought he had Jermaine Dupri. But nope, the man is much too smart with the green to get duped into filing for bankruptcy or going to jail. The producer is a G with resources, and used them to pay off a $3 million tax lien. According to official filings, he didn’t pay taxes way back in 2006 […]

  • Wyclef Jean Speaks on Lauryn Hill’s Tax Troubles and His New Book

    Jul 31, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *It’s always kind of weird when estranged celebrity friends, boyfriends, or whomever speak to the press on sort of personal (hard to be in the lime light) matters of other celebrities. Wyclef Jean spoke to Montreality.com about ex-bandmate (and alleged lover) Lauryn Hill’s tax troubles. The singer is facing three years in jail for failing […]

  • Kelis Caught Up In IRS Debt

    Jul 3, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Singer Kelis has been hit with a big fat tax bill recently and needs to pay up for years 2004 and 2010. According to reports, the ‘Milk Shake’ artist owes Uncle Sam around $300,000, and the IRS wants it now. TMZ reported that documents were filed in New York City, demanding she come with every […]

  • Lauryn Hill Explains Why She Owes Taxes

    Jun 11, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 14 Comments

    *As we reported, Lauryn Hill owes Uncle Sam big bucks. The IRS filed charges against the artist for failing to pay more than $1.5 million in taxes for money she earned from 2005 to 2007. Instead of letting this little issue roll by in the press, the normally private celebrity went to her Tumblr account […]

  • Montell Jordan in Trouble with Uncle Sam?

    Apr 22, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Beloved R&B/gospel singer Montell Jordan is another celebrity on the IRS hit list. ALSO ON EURweb: Video: Montell Jordan Releases First Gospel Tune The performer is indebted to the government for a surprising $627,987.06 in back taxes for years 1999-2001, according to TMZ. A tax lien was filed against him in 2004, but he obviously […]