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South Dakota Republicans Vote to Demand Obama’s Impeachment

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Over the weekend South Dakota Republicans passed a resolution calling for President Obama’s impeachment. In the resolution, Republicans referenced the trading of Taliban soldiers in exchange for U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl and Obama’s promise that people could keep their health insurance if they liked it as a viοlation of President Obama’s oath. “Therefore, be it resolved that the South Dakota Republican Party calls on our U.S. Representatives to initiate impeachment…

Sherry Peel Jackson – Breaking The Invisible Shackles Of The IRS

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April Taylor Sherry Peel Jackson is a former IRS agent and certified public accountant who has publicly spoken out about the fact that there is no law that actually requires American citizens to file an income tax return and that there also is no law that makes anyone liable for paying the federal income tax. Jackson was named as a plaintiff in the “We the People” Foundation case which used…

Financial Juneteenth | Mekhi Phifer’s bankruptcy filing shows a massive $1.2 million dollar debt to the IRS

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No one expected Mekhi Phifer to end up in bankruptcy court.  But there are quite a few black celebs who end up on the short end of the financial stick.  What are the causes?  Is it due to gross financial mismanagement or are the problems more nuanced than that?  This article on Financial Juneteenth says that Mekhi was in deep trouble with the IRS, which was probably the reason he…

Rapper Tyga facing six months in prison for owning an illegal pet. www.blacklikemoi.com

Rapper Tyga Facing Six Months In Jail For Owning Vicious Animal as a House Pet

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Reported by Krystle Crossman Rapper Tyga could be facing six months in jail for having a pet. His pet is a tiger, which is not just your run-of-the-mill house cat. The tiger was taken from the Young Money rapper by wildlife officers who’d received a tip from an undisclosed source that the vicious felid was being held as a house pet at Tyga’s California home. When the wildlife warden showed up to…

Financial Juneteenth | Mike Tyson says he has no regrets about throwing away his millions

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Mike Tyson has a new lease on life and a new respect for the IRS now that he’s paid off a substantial chunk of his tax debt. What he doesn’t have, however, are regrets for the lavish spending that landed him in a financial hole in the first place. Tyson has had his share of tax troubles after filing bankruptcy in 2005, but says the IRS has been good to him….

IRS Has Lil Wayne In Its Crosshairs For $12 Million In Back Taxes

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By Yolanda Spivey According to a recent report from TMZ, Lil Wayne is in big trouble with the Internal Revenue Service.  He reportedly owes the IRS $12 million after failing to pay back taxes for 2011 and 2012. The Young Money artist who is worth a reported $135 million, owes a staggering $5,843.952 for 2011 and $6,311,132 for 2012. TMZ is also reporting that this is not the first time Lil Wayne has…

Michael Jackson’s Estate Hit With $700 Million Dollar Tax Bill

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By David Bloodsaw Michael Jackson made a song entitled Money in 1995 and now that has been a major theme in his life and now his death. A litany of controversies have clouded the last days and death of the late iconic singer and now it’s the Internal Revenue Service’s turn. The L.A. Times reports at the time of Jackson’s death, his estate filed with the U.S. Tax Court that he was worth…

MC Hammer Says He Has Receipt for the $800,000 He Paid to IRS

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by Barry Burch Jr. His name is MC Hammer and he is still paid.  At least according to him, he is, anyway. There was a rumor going around that the rapper owed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) $800,000 in back taxes.  To that MC Hammer said no way. Hammer, 51, attempted to clear things up through way of his Twitter account for which he has 300 million followers. “I put…

Racism Alive And Well: Glenn Beck Says NAACP Is A ‘Joke’

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Glenn Beck is know for his witty banter and conservative views, so it comes as no surprise that he had a few thoughts on the IRS political targeting scandal,and the NAACP on his radio show. He bluntly called the NAACP a “joke” and an “affront” to legendary civil rights leaders Martin Luther King Jr., Booker T. Washington, and Frederick Douglass. Glenn Beck was responding to former NAACP Chairman Julian Bond’s claim that President George W. Bush’s IRS…

Lil Kim Sued for $15 Million by Manager Who Said She was a Horrible Spokesperson

Lil Kim Sued for $15 Million by Manager Who Said She was a Horrible Spokesperson

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  Lil Kim is being sued by a former business manager who says that she sucked up all the money but gave almost nothing in return.  Andrew Ro is claiming that he was consistently screwed (not in the good way) by Kim.  The owner of International Rock Star Corporation had a licensing deal with Kim and said that she was less than gracious as a spokesperson. Initially, the company planned…

NeNe Leakes And Gregg Disagree Over Pre-Nup

NeNe Leakes And Gregg Disagree Over Pre-Nup

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Nene just inked a deal with Bravo to air her wedding spin-off special, I Dream Of Nene-The Wedding Special, this Fall.   The new show will follow Nene as she plans her second wedding to her husband Gregg, who she divorced in 2011. Already RHOA stars like Marlo Hampton and Cynthia Bailey as well as Basketball Wives Laura Govan and Jennifer Williams have been snagged as bridesmaids. Now, the most…

Snoop Lion Having Problems With Uncle Sam Again…Served With $546,000 Tax Lien

Snoop Lion Having Problems With Uncle Sam Again…Served With $546,000 Tax Lien

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According to TMZ, the Internal Revenue Service is coming for Snoop Lion after claiming that the rapper owes $546,270.29 in unpaid tax bills. Documents that were retrieved by the gossip site claim that  Reincarnated rapper turned rasta owes for two separate years, 2009 ($101,952.44) and 2011 ($444,317.85). This isn’t the first time that the “Drop It Like It’s Hot” artist has had a brush up with the IRS. In 2008, The Doggfather reportedly owed over $476,000…

Snoop Dogg Headed For Trouble With The IRS Owes Over A Half Million Dollars

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Aside from making headlines by changing his name to Snoop Lion, our favorite O.G. has been incognito lately. According to TMZ, The tax man is after rapper Snoop Dogg claiming that the star owes over $546k in back taxes. The IRS has filed a federal lien against Snoop Dogg claiming that he has not paid his taxes for two separate years. According to the documents he owed $101,952.44 and $444,317.85…

Pimp Down, Pimp In Distress: Katt Williams HIT With $4 Million TAX LIEN

Pimp Down, Pimp In Distress: Katt Williams HIT With $4 Million TAX LIEN

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It has been a rough year for Katt Willaims as he’s had numerous slaps and run-ins with fans, police and even his assistant.  And if those legal woes weren’t enough to carry over into 2013, now he has the weight of the IRS on his back. First, Katt is accused of not paying $3.2 million in taxes for his big money days of 2008; then he didn’t pay $829,352 in…

Lil Wayne Pays Off $8 Million IRS Debt

Lil Wayne Pays Off $8 Million IRS Debt

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According to Gossip Extra,  Lil Wayne paid his bill after the IRS put not one or two but three liens on his properties. According to Miami-Dade County records, Tunechi owed $3.6M snd 2.3M in taxes 2008 and $2,258,956 in 2008 and 2009 alone, respectively. The IRS came after the “No Worries” rapper last year when they found out he was trying to sell his 15,000 square foot Miami Beach mansion for $11.6M….