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IRS knocking on Prince's door again

The purple pop star, who has tangled with the tax man before, has failed to comply with a summons issued by the Internal Revenue Service on behalf of French tax authorities, U.S. officials said Monday. The French want to know more about concerts he played in France in 2009 and 2010, as well as some other business information, the Star Tribune reports.
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The purple pop star is in trouble with the tax man again, the Star Tribune reports.

French officials think Prince might owe the nation more money for concerts in France in 2009 and 2010, and they are asking the Internal Revenue Service to help chase down it down.

So the IRS has asked Prince to appear in response to a request from its French counterpart “to examine the French income tax liability of Mr. Prince Rogers Nelson for tax years 2009 and 2010,” according to the documents filed Monday in federal court in Minneapolis, Bloomberg reports.

The musician, who once sung, "Money Don't Matter 2 Night," has been on the IRS's radar before. He had to cough up $1.3 million in delinquent property taxes he owed for 2009 and 2010 on a Chanhassen property, the Star Tribune reports.

Prince was also in the news Monday – for a new afro hair style.

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