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Shakira Faces New Tax Fraud Charges in Spain After Deficiency in Payment of $7 Million!

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In July, news broke that Spain was looking into the singer Shakira, 46, for possible tax fraud. According to NBC News’s reporting, she was formally charged on September 26. The recent winner of the Video Music Award has been accused of not paying 7.1% of his 2018 income tax on 6.7 million euros. Shakira has been charged with tax evasion by Spanish authorities, who claim that she utilized an offshore corporation to “avoid” paying the tax. check Why Is The Internet Crazy About Shakira TikTik Challenge!

The 46-year-old, who just relocated to Miami after her split from Gerard Piqué, 36, was apparently notified by the authorities. The latest allegations against Shakira have not yet been scheduled for trial. However, on November 20 she will go on trial in Barcelona for the unrelated tax fraud allegations.

Prosecutors in Spain filed charges against the mother of two in 2022, saying that she owed the government $15 million in back taxes from the years 2012 and 2014. Click here to know Shakira Lifestyle And A Quick Glance At Her Physical Fitness.

Shakira Faces New Tax Fraud Charges in Spain After Deficiency in Payment of $7 Million!

 

When Reuters inquired about Shakira in 2022, her representative said the singer “is fully confident of her innocence” and that the probe was “a total violation of her rights.”

A representative for Shakira told NBC News in July that the singer “always acted in concordance with the law and on the advice of her financial advisers.” At the time of writing, the blonde beauty had not commented on the most recent allegations against her. and here’s Everything About Shakira’s Rumored Boyfriend!

If the Grammy winner is found guilty for the 2022 allegations, she could potentially face up to eight years in prison. Shakira’s representative told in September 2022 that the trial was “standard procedure.” The judge’s order to begin the trial is a routine part of the process.

Nothing has changed, and events are proceeding as planned,” they wrote. Shakira’s legal team will provide its counterargument in a document known as a statement of defense at the right time.

 

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In a statement to Daily Mail from November 2022, Shakira reiterated her innocence. For her part, Shakira has never had any tax issues in any other country, according to a statement released the year before. She has been subjected to “unacceptable methods” of criminal and media persecution in an attempt to destroy her reputation and coerce her into a settlement deal, despite their being no substantial evidence to back the claims against her.

Shakira posted a video of herself singing “El Jefe” with Fuerza Regida on Instagram on September 26. This was despite the new charges against her. “I had to be a part of this because it’s so adorable!” With the hashtags “@belladose #ElJefe,” she captioned a video of herself dancing with a posse of her followers. After winning the Video Music Award on September 12, the new song dropped the following week on September 20.

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