Priyanka Chopra’s nine plush flats in Mumbai under IT scanner
Mumbai: Under Income Tax scanner, Priyanka Chopra seems to have some answering to do. The actress, who was left stunned by the recent Income Tax raids carried out in her place, is now being questioned for several properties that she owns in the city. As per reports, Priyanka owns nine flats in Mumbai.
The IT officers, who raided Priyanka Chopra and Katrina Kaif residence, sealed 12 lockers and documents relating to their various properties in the city.
As per reports, Priyanka has bought five flats on the sixth floor of Raj Classic building at Yari Road, where she lives. She has combined three flats into one large apartment, which has almost all the modern amenities.
Officials also stumbled upon another apartment owned by her, which was also made by combining two separate flats in the same building. Besides this the lass also has a penthouse and three flats which have been rented out by the actress in recent months.
According to a senior official, a team is also verifying whether Kaif remitted money to her parents living in London.
They are also checking records to find out how much money was earned through guest appearances in stage shows and whether she declared the income and paid taxes.
"It will take time to verify the documents and open the 12 lockers," said Arun Kumar Singh, additional director (Investigation), I-T department.