Chinese government fines surrogacy controversy actress Zheng Shuang US$46.1 million for tax evasion

After becoming the source of public scorn for her role in a surrogacy scandal, controversial actress Zheng Shuang now must pay a 299 million yuan (US$46.1 million) fine for tax evasion in a case that drew immediate comparisons to the saga of Fan Bingbing in 2018.China’s State Tax Administration (STA) said on Friday that Zheng failed to declare 191 million yuan (US$29.5 million) in salary between 2019-2020, resulting in a tax evasion of 48 million yuan (US$7.4 million) and a further 26.5 million…