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Busta Rhymes is in hot water with the federal government over unpaid taxes. 

According to documents obtained by, the rapper owes nearly $800,000 in back taxes.  The feds have filed two separate tax liens against him. 

Apparently, he failed to pay $611,000 in taxes for 2008, and an additional $178,000 for 2012. 

Busta's bottom line may get a boost this summer when he releases his tenth album, Extinction Level Event 2. The project is set to arrive in July.    

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