By Hayden Wright
It’s your patriotic duty to pay taxes, but what if you skipped them in 2012? You may be R. Kelly. The IRS handed down a tax lien of nearly $200,000 for the year, when he reportedly failed to pay income tax on his earnings.
This is nothing new for R. Kelly, who Bossip reports has incurred federal liens totaling upwards of $6 million between 2005 and 2011. The gossip site obtained the Kelly’s IRS tax lien form 668(Y). The Illinois resident also reportedly failed to pay nearly $150,000 in state taxes in 2009, 2011 and 2012.
Failure to clear up the $191,614.35 lien could lead to government seizure of assets, and soon.