Welcome to Humor Nation. Income tax might be the hardest thing, but not for the kings and queens of Indian cinema. Our very own celebs in Bollywood have never been nasty in terms of taxes and have always contributed their bit. Let’s take pride in knowing some of the highest tax payers in the industry!
Without further delay, lets lay our eyes on the 10 highest tax payers in Bollywood-
10. KAREENA KAPOOR KHAN:
The Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor Khan gladly paid a huge sum of Rs 2.20 crore as tax in the last financial year and made it to the list at the tenth position. She’s not only the highest paid actress in the industry but also the face for many national and international brands.
9. KATRINA KAIF:
Next in line is the ‘firang’ beauty of Bollywood, Katrina Kaif who paid a good sum of 2.6 crore last year. With many movies under her belt, Katrina has charmed her may into many hearts of her fans.
8. SAIF ALI KHAN:
The Chote Nawab of the industry, Saif Ali Khan, paid Rs 3 crore as tax last year making him and his wife one of the richest couples in Bollywood.
7. AISHWARYA RAI BACHCHAN:
Despite of her extended break from Bollywood, Aishwaya Rai Bachchan happens to make it to the list paying Rs 3 crore as tax last year. Thanks to all her brand endorsements!
6. RANBIR KAPOOR:
A successful actor and a good citizen, Ranbir Kapoor paid Rs 4 crore as tax last year. Apart from his big hits, the Kapoor son also has a long lists of endorsements under his belt.
5. AAMIR KHAN:
Mr. Perfectionist Aamir Khan makes to the list on the fifth position with tax deposit of 4.5 crore in the last year.
4. AMITABH BACHCHAN:
Superstar of the millennium, Big B paid Rs. 5 crore as tax last year. Apart from his big hits, the popular TV show ‘KBC’ are to be thanked.
3. SHAHRUKH KHAN:
The King of Romance, the badshah Shahrukh Khan is amongst the highest tax payer in the Bollywood. Shah Rukh Khan deposited a phenomenal sum of Rs 10.5 crore in the last financial year.
2. SALMAN KHAN:
One of the highest paid actors in the industry, ‘bhai’ aka Salman Khan paid a total of Rs 11 crore as tax last year.
1. AKHSHAY KUMAR:
Topping the list is Khilladi Kumar, who paid a sum of Rs 31 crores in the last financial year and is also noted to be one of the most honest tax payers in the industry.