New Delhi: Income Tax Day was celebrated in Chennai on Sunday. On Income Tax day, the proud moment for Rajinikanth family and fans, when Superstar was honored by the Income Tax department in Chennai for paying his taxes on a regular basis. This year’s Income Tax Day program was held in Alwarpet, Chennai. Taking to Instagram, Rajinikanth’s daughter shared the update with the actor fans with captioned, “Proud daughter of a high and prompt taxpayer. Many thanks to the #incometaxdepartment of Tamilnadu and Puducherry for honouring appa on #incometaxday2022 #onbehalfofmyfather,” she captioned the post, adding a few pictures of herself receiving the samman patra.
After the news shared by Rajinikanth’s daughter on social media, fans chimed in the comment section to congratulate Rajinikanth. One fans worte “Proud to be thalaivar fan,” on comment section. Another one worte, “Congratulations to thalaivar. Rajinikanth sir is surely a responsible citizen.”
On the other hand, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has once again been declared the highest taxpayer of the Hindi film industry by the Income Tax department of India. Akshay Kumar received a certificate from the Income Tax department as the nation’s “highest taxpayer”. Superstar Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan topped the list for tax payments of 70 and 44 crores respectively that year.
On the work front
Superstar Rajinikanth was last seen in ‘Annaatthe’, directed by Siva, which was released to mixed reviews for Diwali in 2021. Rajinikanth has teamed up with filmmaker Nelson Dilipkumar for a new film titled ‘Jailer’. The project, which will also star Kannada actor Shivrajkumar in a key role, will go on the floors soon. According to reports, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is said to be in talks to play the female lead. If reports will become true, then the duo will mark their collaboration after 11 years as they previously worked on a blockbuster film Ethiran, titled Robo in Telugu.