In a bit of surprising news, it was announced today that Lauryn Hill could face up to one-year of jail time for unpaid federal taxes.
According to The Wall Street Journal, it was announced today by U.S. Attorney Paul J Fishman that three counts have been charged against Hill who has allegedly failed to pay taxes for the past three years, specifically 2005, 2006 and 2007. The gross amount, according to the IRS is over $1.6 million in taxable income.
Hill is scheduled to appear in court on June 29. If convicted, Hill could face up the one year in prison and $100,000 fine. [All Hip Hop]