Hollywood star Stephen Baldwin has admitted in court that he failed to pay New York state income tax for three years.
The actor agreed to pay $400,000 dollars (€312,000) in back taxes, interest and penalties. The judge said $100,000 dollars (€78,000) has already been paid.
Baldwin pleaded guilty to a charge of repeated failure to file income taxes.
The judge said that if Baldwin pays back the rest of the money within a year, the charge will be taken off his record. If not, he will be sentenced to five years probation.
Baldwin went to court between appearances on All-Star Celebrity Apprentice.
He starred in thriller The Usual Suspects and appeared in the 2010 series of Celebrity Big brother in the UK.