Wesley Snipes Sentenced to 3 Years Prison For Not Paying Income Tax

Posted July 22nd, 2010 by joestros

Evidently we as a society are better off with a millionaire in prison for not paying his taxes. Absolutely insanity.

Friday, a federal appeals court upheld the lower court decision that actor Wesley Snipes' three-year prison sentence for tax evasion. The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals upheld Snipes' 2008 sentence for three misdemeanor counts of failing to file tax returns for several years.

"In 2008, Snipes offered

freeman 5 years 5 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago

"In 2008, Snipes offered three checks that equaled $5 million and asked the court to show mercy before his sentencing hearing, and prosecutors took the money as payment, but said it was just part of what he owes the federal court."

That is some scary shit. I can't believe they didn't accept his offer of $5 million and let him go. They must of really had it out for him. I would have tried to do the same if I was in Snipes position. Wow!

Will Mail to Jail be

BobRobertson 5 years 6 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago

Will Mail to Jail be forwarding to Snipes?

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