MSNBC host, former Tulane professor Melissa Harris-Perry, husband hit with nearly $70,000 tax lien by IRS _lowres

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry

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MSNBC host and former Tulane professor Melissa Harris-Perry and her husband, James Perry, owe almost $70,000 to the IRS, according to a story in the Winston-Salem Journal.

Harris-Perry told the paper that she and her husband paid $21,721 of the debt on Wednesday when they filed their taxes. When the payment is credited, they will owe the IRS $48,581 for a period ending on Dec. 31, 2013, according to the notice.

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