Stephen Baldwin pays $100K in back taxes in Rockland County

The actor still owes the state around $200,000 in back taxes. (1/10/14)

NEW CITY - Actor Stephen Baldwin turned over a big check to a judge in Rockland County Court this morning.

Baldwin, who lives in Upper Grandview, made a $100,000 payment toward his back taxes.

He still owes the state another $100,000 and says he can pay the rest by March. If he doesn't pay in full, he could face jail time.

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Baldwin pleaded guilty last year to not paying taxes for three years. As part of the plea agreement, Baldwin had agreed to pay $400,000 in restitution. He says the non-payment was accidental.

For extended interview with actor Stephen Baldwin, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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