Salman beats Shah Rukh and others in advance tax payments
Last year, the combined advance tax of the eight Bollywood biggies was Rs. 153.16 crore, but this year the total has come down to Rs. 147.85 crore. The eight Bollywood celebrities include Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ranbir Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn and Priyanka Chopra. Last year Salman Khan was the king of Box Office as he had 2 Major hits and is the highest advance tax payer, beating Shah Rukh, Akshay and other Bollywood stars. Salman Paid Rs 32 crore as advance tax for 2015-16 compared to Rs. 26 crore for 2014-15 Akshay Kumar is in the second position Akshay`s 4 Films were released last year and the actor paid the advance tax of Rs. 30 crore.. In 2014-15Akshay paid the advance tax of Rs. 23 Ranbir is the third highest advance taxpayer with Rs. 22.3 crore, while in 2014-15 he had paid Rs. 19.7 crore. crore. Shahrukh Khan is in the fourth Position he payed Rs. 20 crore as advance tax this year. in 2014-15 the actor had topped the list with Rs. 32 crore. Aamir, paid advance tax of Rs. 19.6 crore for 2015-16 compared to Rs. 15.8 crore for the year 2014-15. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan paid Rs. 17.5 crore as advance tax for the year 2015-16. Ajay Devgn paid Rs. 5 crore as advance tax for 2015-16 and the same amount for 2014-15. Priyanka, who has made a mark in Hollywood, paid Rs. 1.45 crore advance tax for 2015-16 compared to Rs. 2.46 crore for 2014-15. She is the only actress to make it to the highest advance taxpayers list.