Salman churns out big on taxes
Amongst all the hundred crore grosser, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is ahead of all with back to back blockbusters to his credit. From ‘Dabangg’, ‘Ready’, ‘Bodyguard’ to his recently released ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ each of his films have grossed the three-magical figure at box office. While he already is the highest paid and the biggest earner in the industry, he has also become the highest taxpayer as well. He recently paid Rs 8 crore in advance tax while he had paid Rs 5 crore last year.
While Salman tops the list, Akshay comes a close second by paying Rs 7.5 crore as advance tax. While Shah Rukh Khan [Rs 5 crore] and Amitabh Bachchan [Rs 5 crore], Aamir Khan [Rs 3.25 crore], Saif Ali Khan [Rs 3 crore] took the third, fourth and fifth position.
Amongst actresses, Katrina Kaif paid Rs 2.60 crore while Kareena Kapoor paid Rs 2.20 crore as their taxes.