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Obama Uses Tax-Evader Marc Anthony as Example of Someone Who Can Pay More in Taxes

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<p>On June 26, 2012, President Barack Obama held a fundraiser in Miami, FL featuring Latin pop-singer Marc Anthony. During his speech, Obama used the singer as an example of a wealthy person who can pay his more in taxes.</p><p>Problem is, Marc Anthony has a<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/12/30/marc-anthony-hit-with-34-milli…; history of evading taxes</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>In 2010, Anthony was hit with a tax lien of $3.4 million, including bills of $1.8 million and $1.6 million in back taxes on his estate located in Long Island.&nbsp;</p><p>That's not all.</p><p>In 2007, Anthony was slammed with $2.5 million in back tax bills, a product of not paying his taxes for four years.&nbsp;</p>