Singer Lauryn Hill is a free woman!
The former Fugees singer was released from federal prison on Friday morning after serving a 3-month sentence for tax evasion, reports TMZ.
Singer Lauryn Hill is facing jail time after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges in a New Jersey Court on Friday. The former Fugee could owe up to $75,000 in fines and three years behind bars for failing to file between 2005 and 2007.TMZ. She was later released on $150,000 bail and will return to Newark for sentencing in November.
Singer Lauryn Hill is in hot water with the IRS. The former Fugees member is facing three counts of misdemeanor failure to file taxes from 2005 to 2007 on nearly $1.6 million in earnings. On Friday, the reclusive star opened up on her Tumblr page about going “underground” as a way to protect her friends and family.
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