China fines movie star Fan Bingbing in high-profile tax evasion case

71st Cannes Film Festival - Photocall for the film "355" - Cannes, France May 10, 2018. Fan Bingbing poses on a pier. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/Files

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s taxation authorities fined A-list Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing more than 479 million yuan ($69.74 million) over tax evasion and ordered her to pay back more than 255 million yuan in taxes, state news agency Xinhua said on Wednesday. Fan appeared in the “X-Men” and “Iron Man” film franchises with more […]

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