Supermodel Bar Refaeli sentenced to 9 months of community service for tax evasion

Updated: 14 September, 2020 09:44 IST | IANS | Tel Aviv

Bar Refaeli, 35, and her mother had been convicted in July on charges of tax evasion on income worth USD 10 million

Picture courtesy/Bar Refaeli's Instagram account
Picture courtesy/Bar Refaeli's Instagram account

Supermodel Bar Refaeli has been sentenced to nine months of community service by an Israeli court in a tax evasion case. Her mother and agent Zipi Refaeli has been given a 16-month prison term. Refaeli, 35, and her mother had been convicted in July on charges of tax evasion on income worth USD 10 million.

The sentences were made official on Sunday by a court here, reports nydailynews.com. According to the website, Bar and Zippi had in June negotiated a plea that required them to pay a USD 1.5 million fine, plus the taxes they owe.

The model and her mother were photographed at the courthouse wearing masks amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Accompanying them were Bar's father, Rafi, and their lawyers.

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First Published: 14 September, 2020 09:22 IST

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