The Late Bishop Eddie Long Hit w/ Tax Lien
The IRS plays no games when it comes to their money, even if you’ve passed. According to Bossip, the Department of Treasury’s Small Business/Self-Employed department just hit recently deceased Bishop Eddie Long for a lien for some $335,000 in back taxes. The site reports,
The controversial megachurch leader – who became infamous after several young men accused him of sexual impropriety – died of cancer six months ago, leaving his wife, Vanessa, and children behind. But his death didn’t stop Uncle Sam for filing the lien May 9 for income he made in 2015. In total, the IRS wants $335,216.34 from Long’s estate. The eye-popping tax amount means Long must have been raking in the dough almost right up until his death.
Click here for the full story. As previously reported, the popular mega preacher died in January, at the age of 63, after a battle with an aggressive form of cancer.