A lien has been filed against Atlanta-area celebrity NeNe Leakes. The lien is apparently for almost $100,000 in unpaid state income taxes. This comes after receiving a much larger federal tax lien. From the Daily Mail:
EXCLUSIVE: Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes hit with ANOTHER tax lien and now owes almost $1 million in back taxes - as IRS threatens to seize her assets
- Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes was hit with a state tax lien on September 22 in Georgia court She is accused of refusing to pay a total of $95,232.92 in 2014 state taxes
- The lien comes after she was hit with a $824,366.01 federal tax lien in July for refusing to pay federal back taxes for 2014 Leakes appeared on the 18th season of Dancing with the Stars - where she placed seventh
- That same year, she announced the launch of The NeNe Leakes Collection on the Home Shopping Network
- If she does not pay her debt soon, the Georgia Department of Revenue will also begin the process of seizing her assets and property
Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes' financial troubles continue to worsen as she was hit with a second tax lien in four months - this time for nearly $100,000.
Leakes, whose real name is Linnethia Monique Leakes, was hit with a state tax lien from the Georgia Department of Revenue for $95,232.92 on September 22 over unpaid taxes from 2014.
In July, the federal government also hit the 48-year-old reality star with a tax lien, threatening to seize her assets if she didn’t pay $824,366.01 in back federal taxes from the same year.
The state tax lien that was filed in September shows that Leakes originally owed $58,458, but it has grown with interest ($9,715.71), penalties ($15,317.61), collection fees ($11,691.60) and other costs.
If she does not pay her debt soon, the Department of Revenue will begin the process of seizing her assets and property.
The federal and state liens still remain active, meaning she has yet to pay off her debt...