The Prosecutor’s office of Barcelona has filed a lawsuit against the Colombian Pop singer Shakira for tax fraud. The 41-Year-old will be accused to have between 2012 and 2014, a total of around 14.5 million euros to the Spanish Treasury over trafficked, reported the newspaper “El País”. Overall, the artist would put a six offences.
their lawyers had rejected the charges in advance. Shakira owe it to the Spanish authorities, no money, because they have not lived in that time in Spain, shared their spokesman a few days ago. She had been most of the time outside of Spain, and have achieved the largest part of their revenue from international tours.
the “Hips don’t lie”
Already in January it became known that the singer (“Hips Don’t Lie”) has come to the attention of the Spanish Agencia Tributaria. She is in a relationship for eight years with the Spanish soccer star Gerard Piqué from FC Barcelona and has two children with him.
According to the authorities, is said to have spent Shakira during the period in question more than six months per year in Catalonia and therefore tax resident in Spain. The Prosecutor’s office, they should have given to live in the Bahamas. The singer has since 2015 officially resident in Spain.