Salman Khan pays Rs. 8 crore, tops Bollywood tax payers list

By Hindustan Times

After a string of Rs. 100 crore plus grossing films capped by his latest blockbuster Ek Tha Tiger, actor Salman Khan has emerged as the highest taxpayer in Bollywood forking out Rs. 8 crore for the September quarter. Salman, 46, trumped all his peers and rivals in the tinsel town paying Rs 8 crore in advance tax in July-September this year as compared to Rs. 5 crore in the same period a year ago, an income tax official said here on Tuesday.

Salman’s romantic-action-thriller Ek Tha Tiger has clocked approximately Rs. 198 crore at the box office.

He has also starred in other Rs. 100 crore films like Dabangg, Ready and Bodyguard. The film’s female lead and Salman’s rumoured former lady love in real life, Kat