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Famous American faces slapped by the taxman

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Tax season is here, and it's time to check off that IRS list.

Thinking about keeping some dough in the low?

Think again!

In the past, some famous people—and some not so famous— have cut corners and cheated on taxes, hoping to save some cash, but the move ended up very costly for them, and in some cases, it resulted in jail time.

Most Americans are against tax cheating, according to a recent survey.

Click ahead to find out which famous faces have been slapped by the taxman.

By CNBC's Silvana Ordoñez
Posted 13 March 2014

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