Rap artist Fat Joe is awaiting sentencing in New Jersey for federal tax evasion. He pleaded guilty in December 2012 to failing to pay taxes on more than $1 million of income in 2007 and 2008, the AP reported.
Today, French bank BNP Paribas plead guilty Monday to criminal money-laundering laws by helping clients dodge sanctions on Iran, Sudan and other countries.As part of the settlement, BNP will pay a record penalty of close to $9 billion.Former ECB president Jean-Claude Trichet said the fine was neither fair, just, nor proportionate and carries risks for the global financial system.
Lauryn Hill’s parents are 150 years old! The singer received a three-month prison sentence yesterday for failing to file tax returns, but the New Jersey native still may struggle with math, according to the reliable source of tax news,
It's official: Rapper Beanie Sigel will be returning to jail. Today, a federal judge sentenced Sigel to two years behind bars for tax related crimes. As reported in April, Sigel, whose real name is Dwight Grant, pleaded guilty in 2011 to failing to file federal income tax returns for 2003, 2004 [...]