Salman Khan has become the highest individual tax payer in the industry, by beating Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan who paid Rs 29.5 crore and Rs 25.5 crore, respectively. Khan has paved his position with an increase in his annual income by 39 per cent, as compared to the Rs 32 crore he paid a year ago means the ‘Sultan’ star has paid 44.5 crore as advance tax.
Akshay Kumar is second in the list of highest tax payers in bollywood, paying almost the same as the previous year. Hrithik Roshan, who became the highest paid actor in ‘Mohenjo Daro’, has paid Rs 25.5 crore as advance tax as compared to 14 crore in the previous year.
Kapil Sharma is the richest television film personality in India. The comedian Kapil Sharma shows massive growth in this year due to his show on Sony television. Kapil paid 23.9 crores this year and last year he paid 7 crores. Excellent growth!
Ranbir Kapoor has made it to the Top 5. Deepika Padukone is the highest tax-paying actress by occupying 8th position in the list.
List of highest Advance Tax Payers in Bollywood:-
No Name 2016-17 2015-16
1 Salman Khan 44.5 crore 32 crore
2 Akshay Kumar 29.9 crore 30 crore
3 Hrithik Roshan 25.5 crore 14 crore
4 Kapil Sharma 23.9 crore 7 crore
5 Ranbir Kapoor 16.5 crore 22.3 crore
6 Aamir Khan 14.8 crore 9.6 crore
7 Karan Johar 11.7 crore 2 crore
8 Deepika Padukone 10.25 crore 9 crore
9 Alia Bhatt 4.33 crore 2.9 crore
10 Kareen Kapoor Khan 3.9 crore 7 crore