Lauryn Hill now faces state tax charges in N.J.

Lauryn Hill arrives at federal court Friday, June, 29, 2012, in Newark, N.J. The eight-time Grammy Award winner and South Orange, N.J., resident was charged this week with willfully failing to file income tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service. Federal prosecutors said she didn't pay taxes on more than $1.5 million earned in 2005, 2006 and 2007 from recording and film royalties. AP Photo/Mel Evans

Lauryn Hill arrives at federal court Friday, June, 29, 2012, in Newark, N.J.
AP Photo/Mel Evans

(CBS News) Lauryn Hill, who pleaded guilty in June to failing to pay federal taxes on the money she earned from 2005 to 2007, is now facing charges for failing to pay taxes in her home state of New Jersey, according to a report.

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According to TMZ, the singer is responsible for $446,386 in unpaid taxes to the state of New Jersey. A civil judgment was filed against Hill on June 14 by a New Jersey court.

In early June, the five-time Grammy winner was charged with failing to file income tax returns on over $1.6 million dollars she earned during three years. Hill pleaded guilty at the end of June in U.S. District Court in Newark, N.J. She faces a maximum one-year sentence on each count.

Sentencing in her federal tax case is scheduled for November.

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