R. Kelly owes over $1.3 million in taxes for 2011, bringing his total to over $6 million in unpaid taxes.
R. Kelly's tax debt continues to mount, as in addition to the over $4 million he already owes the government, he now owes an additional $1.3 million.
According to documents obtained by TMZ, which were filed in Illinois, Kelly owes an additional $1,379,695.11 in back taxes for the year 2011. Adding this to a total he already owes the IRS over $4 million for unpaid taxes stemming from 2005 to 2010. Now his tab to the government sits at a staggering $6,227,767.82, that's a lot of Write Me Back albums.
Although he has let his total amount owed continue to grow, a rep for the R&B legend says that he intends to pay the amount and is working with the government to sort out a payment structure, "He takes this very seriously and is already communicating with the IRS about the payment process to quickly resolve the issue."