Marseille - Taiye Taiwo, former left-back of the Super Eagles, has been charged with tax fraud with regards to his mansion in Marseille, France, 360nobs reports.
French fiscal authorities have discovered that Taiwo had failed to pay his income tax for 2008 and 2009 as well as his property taxes in 2011, which amounts to €1,025,000. Taiwo has the option to apply to pay through installments.
Taiwo has not responded to the charges. The 28-year-old has played for Olympique Marseille, AC Milan and recently joined Turkish club Bursapor.
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