Celebrities have tax troubles, too

Published: Apr 16 2012 11:34:56 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 15 2015 10:08:46 AM EDT

If tax day makes you nervous, rest assured you've got some famous company. There are several celebrities who have faced the wrath of the tax man in a big way.

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Blaming bad management and failed real estate deals, Nicolas Cage found himself owing the IRS $14 million in back taxes. The actor paid $6.25 million in 2012, leaving him with more than $7 million owed in back taxes, but has been slowly chipping away at his tax debt since.

 
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