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Nas owes the government $2.5 million

Rapper Nas can’t seem to get a grip on his finances.

Nassir Jones a.k.a. Nas owes the IRS a whopping $2,584,206.31. Apparently, he didn’t pay his taxes in 2006 and 2007.

Nas is currently involved in a bitter divorce battle with his soon to be ex-wife, Kelis. On top of what he owes the government, he pays Kelis $44,000 a month in child support and legal fees.

It seems he can’t keep up with his personal finances.

What we really want to know is, why is it that some celebrities can’t seem to pay their taxes?

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