Hawkesbury Gazette
Wednesday, 29 November 2023

Shakira deal avoids $24 million Spanish tax fraud trial

By Joan Faus
Updated November 20 2023 - 11:00pm, first published 10:58pm
Shakira was accused of failing to pay the Spanish government $A24 million in taxes. (AP PHOTO)
Shakira was accused of failing to pay the Spanish government $A24 million in taxes. (AP PHOTO)

Colombian pop star Shakira has reached a settlement with prosecutors to avoid a trial in Barcelona over charges she failed to pay $A24 million in Spanish income tax between 2012 and 2014.