Nas hit with tax lien - report

7th Jun 17 | Entertainment News

Rapper Nas has reportedly been hit with a $294,000 (£228,100) tax lien.

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Officials at California's Tax Franchise Board filed the $294,100 (£228,200) lien against the One Mic star for income reportedly stemming from 2014 and 2015.

The lien comes months after Nas paid off $3.5 million (£2.7 million) in back taxes to settle a debt for income he earned in 2006 to 2010. The 43-year-old settled a tax debt stemming from 2007, 2008, and 2010 in December.

Nas was reportedly hit with his first tax lien in 2009 and by the following year (10) his total tax debt stood at $6.46 million (£5 million).

According to, Nas still owes officials in the state of Georgia $426,000 (£330,500) for income from 2007.

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