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Erin Brockovich Hit With Tax Problem

August 30, 2010 (5:53 am) GMT
The legal clerk brought into big screen by Julia Roberts is said owing more than 2,600 dollars in unpaid taxes.

The legal clerk turned into a film heroine in "Erin Brockovich" is in trouble with U.S. authorities after allegedly falling behind on her taxes. Roberts won an Oscar for her portrayal of the single mum-turned-activist in the 2000 movie.

However, the real Brockovich is facing financial woe in the state of California, where the company she personally runs owes more than $2,600 (1,730 pound sterling) in back taxes, reports TMZ.com. According to documents, Erin Brockovich, Inc. owes $2,621 (1,750 pound sterling) in unpaid taxes from 2007 and 2008.

Brockovich still could not be reached for comment, TMZ claims.

Meanwhile, Julia Roberts has been enjoying her time out after finishing her latest movie "". The drama, also based on true story, was debuted in the U.S. on August 13.

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