Five Legitimate Reasons Celebrities Have Tax Troubles

Lynette Khalfani-Cox
Lynette Khalfani-Cox

In light of actor and rapper Ja Rule pleading guilty to tax evasion, and becoming the latest in a string of celebrities with tax troubles, many people are no doubt asking: "Why can't celebrities pay their taxes like the rest of us?"

But before we all jump on the kick-a-celebrity-while-he's-down bandwagon, a few important points are worth noting.

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