Lauryn Hill Risks Jail Over $.5 Million Tax Evasion Fine; Signs With Sony Music To Pay Overdue Taxes

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April 26, 2013 – Lauryn Hill Risks Jail Over $.5 Million Tax Evasion Case; Signs With Sony Music To Pay Overdue Taxes

Singer Lauryn Hill who got into a serious tax trouble with the IRS few months ago has only two weeks to pay over her overdue taxes totaling $500,000.

The mother of 6 said she has signed a contract with Sony music in order to assist her in paying her overdue taxes.

Lauryn Hill pleaded guilty to tax evasion in 2012 after she allegedly refused to pay federal taxes on her $1.8 income she made from 2005 to 2007.

Late Thursday night, the 37-year-old singer posted on her Tumblr blog that she “signed a new record deal, and that I did this to pay taxes.”