Shakira, the famend Colombian singer, reached a vital settlement with Spanish prosecutors, admitting to tax fraud.
She agreed to pay practically $8 million in fines to keep away from imprisonment.
In a listening to in Barcelona, Shakira confirmed her guilt and accepted the penalties, thus stopping a possible jail time period.
The penalty imposed is half the overall fraud quantity attributed to her by the Spanish Tax Company.
Furthermore, the judgment features a three-year suspended jail sentence after paying a further $472,000. This choice permits Shakira to keep away from the media highlight . . .