Akshay Kumar top Income Tax payer
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar paid Rs 31 crore to the Income Tax department for the assessment year of 2008-2009. The top ten Bollywood IT payers paid Rs 107 crore (17.7% increase) as compared to Rs 90.90 crore in the previous year.
Shah Rukh Khan paid IT of Rs 30.99 crore, Salman Khan Rs 14 crore, Saif Ali Khan Rs 8.6 crore, Kareena Kapoor Rs 3.7 crore, Rajesh Khanna Rs 6.87 crore, Amitabh Bachchan Rs 1.25 crore, Himesh Reshammiya Rs 3 crore.
The other stars who paid income tax of more than one crore are Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Katrina Kaif.