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Monday, December 9, 2013

IRS Drops Tax Hammer on Stanley Burrell

HammerTMZ, IRS to MC Hammer: We're 2 Legit 2 Quit ... Pay Your $800k in Back Taxes:

MC Hammer just got touched in a big way by Uncle Sam ... for failing to pay almost $800K in back taxes ... according to court documents obtained by TMZ.

The Feds sued Hammer, née Stanley K. Burrell, and his wife Stephanie ... accusing them of stiffing the IRS to the tune of $798,033.48 on his '96 and '97 income taxes.

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Shouldn't it be "né Stanley K. Burrell"?

Posted by: Elmer Stoup | Dec 10, 2013 8:20:47 AM

Yes it should be "né Stanley K. Burrell", but most of us don't know French.

Posted by: Terry Pratt | Dec 12, 2013 4:54:43 AM