IRS Hit List of Celebrity Tax Evaders was originally published on

1. Nas


The NY native was reportedly hit with a 400k tax lien in 2016.

2. Kordell Stewart

Kordell Stewart

According to reports, Stewart was hit with a tax lien totaling more than $13,000.00. The state of Georgia is trying to retrieve money from the former quarterback since he failed to pay taxes in 2012. Although he only owes the government $8,532, after penalties and interest it comes to a whopping $13,240.88.

3. Sheree Whitfield

Sheree Whitfield

Our recent member of the IRS Hit List is former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Sheree Whitfield has been slapped with a tax lien for more than $100,000, according to RadarOnline.

4. Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige

Mary J. was hit with a $901,769.65 tax lien in the New Jersey in early 2013. It has been reported that she is all caught up and is now drama-free with the IRS

5. Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland is in a dilemma with the IRS. Rowland owes $100K to the tax man.

6. Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell owes $63K IRS debt

7. Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton filed for Chapter 7 debtor protection in 2010 and owes the IRS $400

8. Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne

The IRS placed a $1.1 million tax lien against Lil Wayne. (Photo: AP)

9. Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean owes the IRS $2.1 million. (AP)

10. Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker

Chris Tucker, according to the IRS owes $11.5 million in delinquent taxes. (AP)

11. Swizz Beatz

Swizz Beatz

9. Swizz Beatz brought with him to his marriage to Alicia Keys, a $2.4 M tax debt.

12. Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg

The IRS filed a lien against Snoop in 2009 and 2010. He owes around $598,000.

13. Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes is probably the most talked about IRS celebrity debtors as he was convicted and spent some time in the big house.

14. Xzibit


Rapper Xzibit owes around $1 million to the IRS.

15. Terrence Howard

Terrence Howard

Terrence Howard reportedly owes around $1.1 million to the IRS.

16. Prince


Prince owes approximately $450,000 in Minnesota state taxes. AP

17. Young Buck

Young Buck

Young Buck owed $300K and has since worked out a payment plan.

18. Lil’ Kim

Lil’ Kim

Lil’ Kim owes more than $1 million in state and federal taxes.

19. Nas


Nas owes more than $ 6 million in back taxes from previous years.

20. Kelis


Kelis joins an elite group on the IRS Hitlist. She owes over $300,000 in back taxes for the years 2004 and 2010.(PR photos)

21. Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill plead guilty for failing to file tax returns on more than $1.5 million earned from 2005-2007. (PR Photos)