According to the Detroit News the IRS filed a $1,705,437 federal tax lien against Lindsey Vonn and her divorced husband Thomas Vonn on April 2, 2012.
What is IRS Lien?
IRS Lien is generally unpaid federal income taxes. Federal income taxes are bills you have to pay based upon what your income from your job is.
After four years of being married to Thomas Vonn, Lindsey Vonn said in November 2012 that she is getting a divorce. Thomas was her personal coach. After her divorce Lindsey had on of her most successful skiing season of her career. She got 12 World Cup wins and she is on her way of winning her fourth overall title and three discipline titles.
In despite of Lindsey’s struggles with her divorce she claimed $604,225 in prize money this is the most money that any athlete had on the 2012 World Cup Circuit.