One of the highest paid Bollywood actors is Salman Khan, also known as Bhai Jaan. He began his film career with the film Biwi Ho to Aisi, and then he worked in tremendous films and may not had huge success. He is one of the successful stars and charming personalities of Bollywood industry with a distinct dancing style.
Highest tax payers for the year 2015-16 is none other than Bollywood’s ‘bhaijaan’ Salman Khan. With smash hit films like Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Bajrangi Bhaijaan tucked under his belt, Salman Khan has emerged as the number one actor to pay highest advance tax for 2015-16 with Rs. 32 crore, while for last year, he had paid Rs. 26 crores.
2) Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar is a famous Indian actor and martial artist who have appeared in more than hundred Indian films. He is known as the fighting King of bollywood industry and he charges quite well per film. He is charming and a stunt loving actor, started his film career by starting in action films. He is no doubt a Khiladi who loves to take risks and uses his skills brilliantly in films.
Akshay Kumar, closer to salman khan who has paid advance tax of Rs. 30 crores for the year 2015-16, while he had paid Rs. 23 crores in the year 2014-15.
3) Ranbir Kapoor
On to the third slot is Ranbir Kapoor, who may not had a great year at the box-office this year, but still continues to be every filmmaker and brand manager’s dream to work with. This year (2015-16) Ranbir Kapoor has paid Rs. 22.3 crores as compared to his payment of Rs. 19.7 crores for the year 2014-15.
4) Shahrukh Khan
As an actor has done unforgettable roles in various films; he is in the heart of millions of fans all over the world. He is renowned in media as “King Khan” or “Badshah of Bollywood”.
He has a huge contributions to film industry with several achievements. Actresses consider it honorable to work with Shahrukh Khan, he is the most appreciable and famous personalities of bollywood with matchless acting skills.
Shah rukh khan who has paid Rs. 20 crores as advance tax for the financial year 2015-16,while he paid Rs. 32 crores for the year 2014-15.
5) Aamir Khan
He is very renowned personality of bollywood industry, so much fame and popularity just from his few films. He has established himself as one of the leading actors in bollywood film industry .He is known as Mr. Perfectionist as he is very conscious about his role and choose movie with great selection.
Aamir Khan who has paid the advance tax of Rs. 19.6 crores for the year 2015-16, whereas, for the year 2014-15, he had paid Rs. 15.5 crores.
TOTAL ADVANCE PAID 2014-15 2015-16
- SALMAN KHAN 26 32
- AKSHAY KUMAR 23 30
- RANBIR KAPOOR 7 22.3
- SHAH RUKH KHAN 32 20
- AAMIR KHAN 5 19.6
Written By – Neetu Jaiswal
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