Refaeli and her mom’s home was raided this week — and on Thursday they were arrested and released on bail.
They were forced to fork over their passports and can’t leave Israel without permission for 180 days. [From Page Six] While Bar is no longer working as steadily as many of the younger models, she still works and she still needs to travel.
Bar Refaeli is an Israeli citizen, and her home country is not happy with her at all.
I actually thought the Israeli authorities would have been pissed about the fact that she weaseled out of the compulsory military service required of every Israeli citizen, but as it turns out, it was a money issue that got Bar Refaeli in the end. All they’re saying is that she failed to pay taxes on Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli has been arrested for allegedly evading millions of dollars worth of taxes by lying about where she lived, Israeli authorities said Thursday.
She's not the only celeb to have fallen for the charms of Marysia Swim.So the fact that the Israeli authorities are holding on to her passport has got to hurt.Beyond that, this seems like a pretty obvious tax dodge – putting real estate in your family members’ names when the properties really belong to you, not declaring free “gifts” and heavily discounted items, etc.PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Bar Refaeli “Have a wonderful weekend people of the world! Rihanna and Rob Kardashian were spotted on Saturday going to the Racer’s Edge Indoor Karting in Burbank, Calif.