Rapper Beanie Siegel Guilty on Tax Evasion Charges

16 Aug

Things aren’t looking too good for Beanie Sigel.  According to MTV News, the rapper’s lawyer Fortunato Perri Jr. confirmed to MTV News on Wednesday (August 10) that the former Jay-Z rap protégé is now facing up to three years in prison after he admitted in federal court on Tuesday that he didn’t file or pay taxes between 2003 and 2005.

U.S. prosecutors estimate that the rapper owes approximately $350,000 on $1 million of unreported income; Beans subsequently pleaded guilty to three counts of failure to file his federal income tax returns. Beans will be sentenced on November 18, when he could get as much as three years’ prison time.

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