“Jersey Shore” star Mike “The State of affairs” Sorrentino was sentenced to eight months in jail on Friday for violating tax legal guidelines.
Sorrentino, 36, pleaded responsible in January to 1 depend of tax evasion. The truth tv star should additionally full 500 hours of group service and “was given $123,913 in restitution already paid, plus a positive of $10,000 that have to be paid inside 30 days,” Individuals reported.
Sorrentino’s attorneys argued that the truth tv character ought to obtain probation after pleading responsible. His brother, Marc Sorrentino, was additionally sentenced on Friday. He was sentenced to 2 years in jail for tax fraud. Marc Sorrentino was arrested alongside together with his brother in 2014. He additionally pleaded responsible in January. The brothers have been charged in 2014 with a number of tax offenses associated to almost $9 million in revenue.
Sorrentino confirmed up at New Jersey federal court docket on Friday together with his fiancée Lauren Pesce. His “Jersey Shore” co-stars have been additionally there in a present of assist. Movies on social media confirmed the truth tv stars hugging Sorrentino as he walked into the courthouse.
The Related Press contributed to this report.