Who are the highest tax payers in Bollywood? Well, we have a rough estimate based on media reports about who paid the most advance tax to the IT department for the financial year 2016-2017. These figures have been collected from media reports who have cited sources in the income tax department while reporting these figures which are approximates. So, here you go…
Deepika Padukone paid Rs 10 crore in tax this year.
Deepika was followed by Alia Bhatt who shelled out Rs 4.3 crore.
Kareena Kapoor followed close behind and paid Rs 3.9 crore.
Among the male stars, Aamir Khan paid Rs 14 crore in advance tax.
Ranbir Kapoor paid Rs 16 crore as advance tax and it was quite a drop from last to last year when he paid Rs 22.3 crore
The scene is quite the opposite for Kapil Sharma who paid Rs 23 crore for this financial year compared to only Rs 7 crore that he paid last year.
Hrithik Roshan was a step ahead of Kapil Sharma and paid Rs 25.5 crore
Akshay Kumar paid Rs 29 crore as advance tax this financial year.
Salman Khan filed his papers and it was reported that he has paid an advance tax of Rs 32 crores
The data of prominent actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan were not made public this year. So we don’t know where they figure on this list.