Allen Iverson pays a hefty $600,000 just to get out of trouble

Allen Iverson has run into points with cash earlier than, however after paying off $600,000, he seems to be a little extra free in phrases of how a lot he owes in money owed.

The 6 ft. 76ers guard goes down as one of the best gamers in NBA historical past to have by no means gained a championship ring. He tried a number of occasions, and he was half of some groups that bought actually shut, however he by no means captured that elusive dream.

Iverson’s classic transfer was his crossover. He’d usually destroy opponents along with his crisp handles, and the one participant who’s come shut to reaching his stage of ball dealing with is Kyrie Irving. Iverson even bought the good Michael Jordan along with his transfer.

Iverson’s different classic second got here within the 2001 NBA Finals when he drilled a shot over Tyronn Lue after which stepped over him. The shot got here in a large upset win towards the Kobe-Shaq Lakers, and despite the fact that the 76ers finally misplaced the sequence 4-1, the second lives on in historical past.

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Allen Iverson pays off $600,000 in debt

Back in 2019, Iverson made headlines for stepping into trouble with the US authorities for tax-related points. The IRS filed a tax lien towards Iverson.

From the IRS report, the previous NBA star owed $616,068.60 in again taxes. Iverson had to repay $44,418.88 for 2010 and one other whopping $571,649.72 for 2011.

However, Iverson paid again the quantity in 2019, and due to this fact he was free from the tax lien. This solely set him again partially although. Iverson nonetheless has a lot to pay again for later years.

In September, 2019, Iverson was hit with one other tax lien which mentioned he owed $25,643.12 for 2012 and $174,465.25 bringing his complete unpaid quantity to $200,108.37. He was additionally hit with $44,000 additional in curiosity and $27,000 in late penalties.

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