TMZ is reporting that Fat Joe AKA Joseph Cartagena, the Bronx, NY born rapper, has been sentenced to 4 months for not paying taxes. The formerly rotund rapper pled guilty back in December for not settling his tax bills for the years 2007 and 2008.
He got a break as he was facing 2 years in the slammer for his miscue. His tax bill was $2 million, yet he was fined $15,000 and upon completing his sentence, will be on a one-year supervised release.
He’s scheduled to turn himself in by August 26.