Lauryn Hill pleads guilty to tax evasion; faces 3 years in Prison
Earlier this month, Lauryn Hill was charged with tax evasion after neglecting to file taxes for three years in a row. The 37 year old Grammy award winner and mother of six yesterday June 29th plead guilty to the charges...three counts of failure to file tax returns for the years 2005, 2006, and 2007, when she earned more than $1.8 million.
According to TMZ, when the judge asked if she "intentionally and willingly" failed to file the returns, she replied, "Yes."
Lauryn faces 3 years in prison and $75,000 in fines. She was released on $150,000 bail and her sentencing hearing has been set for November.