Willie Nelson

<b>Tax trouble:</b> In 1990, the country singer was hit with an <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORGOV000010" title="Internal Revenue Service" href="/topic/business/internal-revenue-service-ORGOV000010.topic">IRS</a> bill for $16.7 million in back taxes. To raise cash for his debt, Nelson released a double album titled "The IRS Tapes: Who'll Buy My Memories."<br>
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<b>Paid up?</b> After a few years, Nelson was able to pay his IRS debt off.<br>
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-- Patrick Kevin Day, <a href="http://www.latimes.com/">Latimes.com</a>
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( Stefano Paltera / For The Times )

Tax trouble: In 1990, the country singer was hit with an IRS bill for $16.7 million in back taxes. To raise cash for his debt, Nelson released a double album titled "The IRS Tapes: Who'll Buy My Memories."

Paid up? After a few years, Nelson was able to pay his IRS debt off.

-- Patrick Kevin Day, Latimes.com

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