Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty In Tax Case, Faces 3 Years in Jail
Lauryn Hill pleads guilty to three counts of failure to file tax returns for the years 2005, 2006, and 2007, when she earned more than $1.8 million. She now faces 3 years in prison.
When the judge asked if Hill “intentionally and willingly” failed to file the returns, she replied, “Yes.”
In addition to the 3 years behind bars, Hill could be smacked with $75,000 in fines.
Hill was released on $150,000 bail. Her sentencing hearing is set for November.