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MS Dhoni's ITR filing makes him the highest income tax payer in Jharkhand

The veteran cricketer is currently the third highest earning cricketer after captain Virat Kohli and the iconic Sachin Tendulkar on the Forbes list.

Written by: Ajay Shankar Tiwari, Ranchi [ Published on: July 24, 2018 11:55 IST ]
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MS Dhoni in action during the 3rd ODI against England.

Former Indian captain and current limited-overs wicket-keeper MS Dhoni has become the highest individual income-tax payer in the state of Jharkhand. According to reports, he paid Rs. 12.17 crores in tax money for the year 2017-18.

During the current financial year, he has paid Rs. 3 crore as advance tax. “Dhoni had paid Rs 10.93 crore as income tax in 2016-17 but he was not the highest taxpayer in that fiscal,” chief commissioner of Income Tax, Jharkhand region, V Mahalingam, told reporters.

The veteran cricketer is currently the third highest earning cricketer after captain Virat Kohli and the iconic Sachin Tendulkar on the Forbes list. 

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