Yes you heard it right! Salman Khan has become the highest advance tax payer for the financial year 2016-2017. According to the report Salman advance tax paid this year crosses Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan.
Salman still enjoys the income from his blockbuster ‘Sultan’ and is hosting another season of his hit reality show. Report says, an estimated of 44.5 crore rupees have been paid by Salman which when compared to the previous year was Rs 32.2 crore (fiscal 2015-16).
An amount of 29.5 crore advance tax was paid by Akshay Kumar this year, which campared to Rs 30 crore in last fiscal year.
Hrithik Roshan gets the third highest position in advance tax payer with an approximately Rs 25.5 crore paid this fiscal year.
Looking down the list we have other names such as Ranbir Kapoor and Aamir Khan. Karan Johar, the only director who is in the top ten highest list income tax payers in Bollywood. However, the advance tax figures of Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have reportedly not been provided yet.