According to the Internal Revenue Service, singer Mary J. Blige owes more than $3.4 million to the IRS. Why? The IRS claims that Blige failed to pay income taxes for three years.
Lately, when we hear about Lindsay Lohan, it is because she is getting into a car accident or is starring in a made-for-TV movie of debatable quality.
There are a number of unpleasant consequences which can occur when someone is behind on their taxes. Two issues can be involved: how much is owed and what entity is owed the taxes. As we have stated in previous posts, it is possible to achieve a compromise or workout with either the Internal Revenue Service or with the state of California.
A standard movie that is critiqued in film school is "Chinatown." Beyond the superb acting, it depicts the California water wars that took place during the Owens River Valley land grab in the early 1900s.