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Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Jail Time for Failing to Pay Taxes

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According to CNN:
Come July 8, The Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill must report to prison to begin serving the sentence for failure to pay federal income taxes for three years, followed by three months of home confinement and a year of supervised probation, the judge said. Hill must also pay penalties and taxes still owed and a $60,000 fine!

Lauryn Hill told the judge who sentenced her to prison that she planned to pay her taxes; it was just a question of when.

The judge reminded her that citizens don’t get to choose when to pay the government just before ordering her to spend three months in a federal prison.

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