Top Ten Videos to watch

HISTORY Brings 'Roots' Cast And Crew To The White House For Screening
Graduates tossing caps into the air
Freddie Gray Baltimore Protests
Mid section of man in graduation gown holding diploma
Legendary Baseball Player Tony Gwynn's Family Files A Lawsuit Against Big Tobacco
ME.jailhouse#2.0117.CW Montebello City Council has approved use of a private contractor to run the n
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Addresses Police Misconduct At Chicago City Council Meeting
WWII Soldiers Standing In A Flag Draped Sunset - SIlhouette
Students Taking a College Exam
Bill Cosby Preliminary Hearing
Hillary Clinton Campaigns In Louisville, Kentucky
Worried black businesswoman at desk
Tyler Perry And Soledad O'Brien Host Gala Honoring Bishop T.D. Jakes' 35 Years Of Ministry
Teacher with group of preschoolers sitting at table
FBI Officials Discuss Apprehension Of Explosions Suspect After Three-Day Manhunt
NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons
Protests Erupt In Chicago After Video Of Police Shooting Of Teen Is Released
Nine Dead After Church Shooting In Charleston
Portrait of senior African woman holding money
President Bush Speals At Federalist Society's Gala
Police Line Tape
Senior Woman's Hands
Police officers running
New Orleans Residents Return to Housing Projects
David Banner
Leave a comment

mary j blige tax lien new jersey

Mary J. Blige has been hit with a $900,000 tax lien in New Jersey, TMZ reports.

The R&B star is in the hole to the tune of $901,769.65 in back taxes owed to the state, according to court documents obtained by the entertainment news site. As NewsOne previously reported, Blige is facing a slew of other financial challenges as well.

She was just hit with a lawsuit from Bank of American which claims that the singer defaulted on a $500,000 loan. She took out the loan in 2005 and allegedly stopped making payments on it after June of last year.

Want to Keep Up With LIKE Us On Facebook!

If that wasn’t enough, she was sued for defaulting on a $2.2 million bank loan from Signature Bank and her charity, the Mary J. Blige and Steve Stoute Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now, was also sued by TD Bank for not paying back a $250,000 loan. Though foundation shot back at the bank, claiming that had the financial institution checked their books, it would have realized that the charity was in no position to accept a loan to begin with.

(We don’t have any editors with law degrees over here at NewsOne, but we doubt that argument will stand up in court)

TMZ says back in May that Blige blamed the charity’s financial issues on the staff. “The problem is that I didn’t have the right people in the right places doing the right things,” she said.

Well, in the case of this $900,000 tax lien, we wonder who’s to blame for that?