Mary J. Blige Faces $3.4M Federal Tax Lien In NJ

Mary J. Blige attends the Sundance Channel HQ Hosts An Artist Talk with Mary J. Blige For 'The Invisible War' during the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, on January 20, 2012 Mary J. Blige attends the Sundance Channel HQ Hosts An Artist Talk with Mary J. Blige For 'The Invisible War' during the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, on January 20, 2012

Mary J. Blige and her husband have been hit with a $3.4 million tax lien in New Jersey.

Court documents show the Internal Revenue Service filed a notice of a lien on the nine-time Grammy Award winner Feb. 7. That was two days before the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul was honored at a pre-Grammy party in Los Angeles.

Blige and husband Martin Isaacs have a home in Cresskill, N.J., about 15 miles north of New York City.

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Court documents show as of the date of the IRS notice Blige owed more than $574,000 for the 2009 tax year, more than $2.2 million for 2010 and more than $647,000 for 2011.

A Blige representative said Thursday she’s working “with her new team to resolve all these issues as quickly as possible.”

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