Some people have always been trying to get out of their debt to the government. There are a wealth of loopholes and accounting tricks with which a savvy individual can minimize their payment to the IRS, but for some people that's still far too much to pay.
However, high profile tax evaders don't always manage to escape to the Cayman Islands to grow old with their tightly grasped dollars; indeed, the IRS has managed to claw back some of the dollars owed to it. What's more, those caught dodging the charges they're obliged to pay can, sometimes at least, face stiff penalties as a result of their transgressions.
Here are 10 infamous tax evaders who didn't slip through the net.
(thanks Ritu)The Presurfer
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