In a shocking revelation the Income Tax raid on South Superstar Vijay has exposed that the PULI star has not paid his Income Tax for nearly five years!
Reports from the IT department also revealed that others film stars like Samantha and Nayanthara have evaded tax to the tune of nearly Rs 25 crore.
It may be noted that Vijay is the highest paid actor and has a huge fan following in Tamil and Malayalam cinema. According to reports he had charged a whopping Rs 20 crore for PULI and if rumors are to believed than for his next upcoming film VIJAY 59, directed by Kalaipuli S Dhanu, he has charged an exorbitant fee of Rs 30 crore, which is next to the Greatest Superstar of South Cinema Mr. Rajinikanth!
The IT officials briefing media said, “Most of the film stars and film producers misguide the IT department by paying partial amount and evading major amount.”
Interestingly while the IT department revealed that actresses Nayanthara, and Samantha have not paid tax for two years, Samantha's father has denied reports stating that his daughter has evaded tax and stressed that she has paid all her Income Tax.
Samantha is Numero Uno actress of South Cinema and charges a massive Rs 1 crore per film.
She tasted success thanks to Vikram starrer 10 ENDRATHUKULLAM. Her forthcoming films include an untitled Velraj project, ARJUN DIVYA MATRUM KARTHIK, 24, VIJAY 59 and VADA CHENNAI and two Telugu movies BRAHMOTSAVAM and A... AA.