Rock music’s Courtney Love allegedly owes $357,261 in unpaid taxes. The IRS has been investigating Courtney for a while, and in 2018 the IRS filed a lien for $568,674.62 after she failed to pay taxes in 2016.
The star of “Empire”, Terrence Howard, currently owes $295,850.84 in unpaid taxes. In 2019, the IRS investigated Howard for tax evasion and the IRS filed three tax liens in previous years owing $600,000 in 2006, $1.1 million in 2010 and $140,000 in 2019. It is reported that the taxes owed in 2006 and 2010 have been paid.
Action-adventure star Steven Segal – who is also a Russian citizen — owes $216,361.19. In 2020 Seagal agreed to pay $314,000 for illegal gains and penalties in settlement for “unlawfully touting” a cryptocurrency investment.
Another Hollywood celebrity with tax problems is Michael Madsen star of “Hateful Eight” and “Kill Bill”. Madsen has had previous financial issues and in 2009 declared bankruptcy. Court records showed he owed director Quentin Tarantino $1 million and Pierce Brosnan $25,000. Madsen apparently still owes $509,029.92 in unpaid taxes.