Kanye WestThe statement states that IRSYe tried to have him detained for not paying taxes. Ye spoke out about his financial situation during an appearance at the Timcast IRL podcast. Interview with Nick Fuentes, Milo Yiannopoulos.
“I’m talking about literally finding out that they were trying to put me in prison this morning,” Kanye West claimed. “But I found out — okay, so they froze, they put a $75 million hold on four of my accounts.”
“And then they said, you owe a lot of taxes. It took me six hours to figure out how much. A lot — was it — well, around $50 million,” Ye continued.
After explaining that he wasn’t sure what constitutes tax evasion, he admitted: “I’m obviously not the most financially literate person on the planet.”
“So now I’m having — I get to actually learn how to run a company. I get to learn how to, you know, to count, really,” Ye said. “It’s like I didn’t even know where to put the money.”
He continued: “And that made me feel like they’re just waiting, like, ‘We finally got him, we finally can put him in jail.’ And I was like, ‘Can I still run for president in jail?’ I found out I could, so I was like okay, that’s fine then.”
Struggles with the IRS aren’t the only financial burdenYe has had to deal with many challenges in recent months. He’s also lost out on numerous brand deals due to various antisemitic comments and other erratic behavior.
Ye stormed out after being challenged on antisemitic remarks during the interview with Tim Pool.
Check out West’s appearance on Timcast IRL below.
[Denial of responsibility! livetheatreuk.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – at livetheatreuk.com The content will be deleted within 24 hours.]