Mary J. Blige Faces $3.4M Tax Lien

11:45 AM PST 05/24/2013 by The Associated Press
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The IRS filed noticed with the Grammy winner on Feb. 7.

Mary J. Blige and her husband have been hit with a $3.4 million tax lien in New Jersey.

Court documents show that the Internal Revenue Service filed notice of a lien on the nine-time Grammy Award winner Feb. 7. That was two days before the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul was honored at a pre-Grammy party in Los Angeles.

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Blige and husband Martin Isaacs have a home in Cresskill, N.J., about 15 miles north of New York City.

Court documents show as of the date of the IRS notice Blige owed more than $574,000 for the 2009 tax year, more than $2.2 million for 2010 and more than $647,000 for 2011.

A Blige representative said Thursday she's working "with her new team to resolve all these issues as quickly as possible."

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