Lauryn Hill, who pleaded guilty to tax evasion and was recently sentenced to three months in prison and an additional three months in home confinement, had a new note posted to her Tumblr account extending a “sincere thank you” to the people who sent letters to the judge in the case.
Tax ‘Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ – Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Jail for tax evasion A judge in New Jersey on Monday sentenced hip-hop singer Lauryn Hill to three months in jail for tax evasion after she pleaded guilty last year to failing to pay taxes. According to court documents, Hill, 37-year-old and a mother of [...]Show More Summary
After pleading guilty to tax evasion, Lauryn Hill was sentenced to three months in prison and an additional three months of "home confinement" today. As you might recall, the singer said she deliberately didn't report more than $1.5 million in income, because she was "opposed to the system." Read more...
(The Root) -- Lauryn Hill was sentenced to three months in prison for tax evasion on Monday, to be followed by another three months of home incarceration. The Grammy Award-winning artist was charged and pleaded guilty last year; sheShow More Summary
Lauryn Hill today (May 6) was sentenced to three months in federal prison for failing to pay taxes on income she received from 2005-07. Hill faced up to three years behind bars after pleading guilty last year to charges that she failed to pay $1.8 million in taxes. However, she came in with a zero-hour payment before this... More »
Singer Lauryn Hill has been sentenced after pleading guilty to tax evasion. While she didn't simply get probation as her lawyer hoped, Hill got way less than the maximum three years she was eligible for.
Lauryn Hill at Highline Ballroom, June 2012 (more by Bao Nguyen) Well, that doesn't look so good for summer shows. After pleading guilty to tax evasion less than a year ago, Lauryn Hill appeared in court in Newark, NJ today...
Singer Lauryn Hill has been sentenced to three months in prison and three months in home confinement after pleading guilty to failing to pay taxes on almost $1 million in earnings. Hill told the judge that she had intended to pay the taxes... eventually, but that she was "needed to...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill is facing sentencing Monday in New Jersey on federal tax charges. Hill pleaded guilty last year to not paying federal taxes on $1.8 million earned from 2005 to 2007. A judge two weeks...Show More Summary
The Grammy-winning singer pleaded guilty to not paying taxes from 2005 to 2007.
For once, Lauryn Hill is in the news and it’s not because of her tax evasion charges. Well, it’s basically because of her tax charges. The reclusive singer previously pleaded guilty to failing to pay taxes on $1.8 million of income made in the mid-2000s, and is set to be sentenced on May 3. Today (April... More »
In an open letter to fans on her Tumblr blog, Lauryn Hill addressed her tax problems and the Sony deal that will solve then. Last year, Hill pleaded guilty to 3 charges of failing to file federal income tax returns. She faced a $968,000...Show More Summary
Lauryn Hill, who pleaded guilty last year to failing to pay federal taxes on $1.8 million earned between 2005 and 2007, reportedly revealed in a Monday hearing before a federal judge that she's signed $1 million deal with Sony under which she'll record five news songs. Show More Summary
Hill was initially charged with failing to file three years’ worth of tax returns. She eventually pleaded guilty to charges of tax evasion for failing to file tax returns for the years 2005, 2006 and 2007. The plea agreement meant that Hill would avoid the publicity of a trial, something that was clearly important to [...]
Phew! That was close! Famed R&B artist Lauryn Hill was almost sent upstate to the pokey today after pleading guilty to evading the tax man from 2005 to 2007!!! In fact, she was sentenced to prison, but her magician of a lawyer bought her two extra weeks to try and raise the $968K she owes her favorite [...]
Lauryn Hill just bought herself a couple weeks of freedom.The R&B legend was to be sentenced to prison today after pleading guilty to blowing off her 2005-2007 tax returns... but the sentencing was moved to May 6 to give Lauryn a chance to…
AP The tax drama continues for Lauryn Hill, who's in trouble again after pleading guilty to three counts of federal tax evasion in June. As TMZ reports, Hill has also been negligent on her New Jersey taxes, and she owes the state more than $440,000. In a civil judgment filed June 14, Garden State collectors are seeking $446,386 in unpaid taxes. Show More Summary
OMG! This may be old to some of you but I totally missed Lauryn Hill‘s mugshot the other day! Hill posed for the mugshot above on June 29 after pleading guilty to the three-count misdemeanor filed in U.S. District Court in Newark, New Jersey for tax evasion. The iconic songstress faces three years behind bars after [...]Show More Summary
Eight-time Grammy Award-winning singer Lauryn Hill pleaded guilty to federal charges that allege she failed to file income tax returns for three years and did not pay taxes on $1.8 million in income. Hill, of South Orange, N.J., started...Show More Summary
Did You Hear? :: After pleading guilty to tax evasion in June, Lauryn Hill still awaits sentencing. Since then, her mugshot from her June police booking has surfaced. [That Grape Juice] :: Carly Rae Jepsen‘s “Call Me Maybe” has been covered and parodied to the ends of the earth and back. Naturally, Glee is coming in to... More »