Shakira was again in the spotlight, only this time the media coverage is not the premiere of her new video. According to El Pais, the tax office of Spain suspects the Colombian singer of tax evasion in the amount of € 14.5 million.
After an investigation, the IRS Iberian Kingdom came to the conclusion that in the period from 2012 to 2014, Shakira has not paid income tax and property tax. In the near future, the prosecution is going to submit a lawsuit against the celebrity.
According to Spanish law, anyone residing in the Kingdom for more than six months automatically becomes a tax resident. Shakira also lives there since 2011, with the defender of the Spanish football club “Barcelona” by Gerard Pique.
However, in the report of the tax service recognized that in any of the three years from 2012 to 2014, the star is not located on the territory of Spain for more than six months. This is due to the tour. Therefore, the investigation is ongoing.