Shakira Faces Call For 8-Year Jail Term In Spain Over Tax Fraud Charge

Shakira Faces Call For 8-Year Jail Term In Spain Over Tax Fraud Charge:Shakira could be facing jail time. The pop star has been charged with failing to pay the Spanish government 15 million dollars in taxes on income earned between 2012 to 2014. If found guilty of alleged tax evasion.

Prosecutors in Spain said on Friday that they would ask the court to sentence the Colombian sanctuaries to eight years and two months in prison and would also seek a fine of 24 million dollars according to the association. The indictment details 6 charges against Shakira earlier this week, the 45-year-old rejected a settlement deal offered by Spanish prosecutors and has opted to go to trial instead.

Her care team said in the same attacks as Hollywood that she is quote, confident that her innocence will be proven by the end of the judicial process. Well, she here has always cooperated and abided by the law demonstrating impeccable conduct as an individual and a taxpayer and faithfully following the council of price Waterhouse coopers, a prestigious and globally recognized tax firm.

Unfortunately, the Spanish tax office, which loses one out of every two lawsuits with its taxpayers, continues to violate her rights and pursue yet another case the statement read. The singer’s legal woes come just months after she and Barcelona star Gerard PK went their separate ways after 11 years together, the pair share two children together and used to live in Barcelona together.

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