Celebrities have tax troubles, too

Published On: Apr 16 2012 11:34:56 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 15 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

If tax day makes you nervous, rest assured you've got some famous company. There are several celebrities who have faced the wrath of the tax man in a big way.

Chris Tucker
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The Internal Revenue Service filed documents with the L.A. County Recorder's Office in July 2010 that showed "Rush Hour" star Chris Tucker owed $11,571,909.26 in federal taxes for the years 2001, 2002 and 2004 through 2006. In 2012, the state of Georgia added another $592,594.82 tax lien for the year 2007. According to TMZ, he paid the state of Georgia nearly $1 million in 2013 to cover the tax lein and another previously unreported lein against him.

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