“Jersey Shore” star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino faces up to 5 years in prison after pleading guilty to tax evasion on Friday. According to the US Department of Justice, the36-year-old Sorrentino admitted to concealing some income in 2011 to avoid paying the full amount of taxes he owed to the IRS. His older brother, Marc Sorrentino, also pleaded guilty on Friday to tax fraud charges and faces a maximum of three years in prison.
The Sorrentinos are scheduled for sentencing on April 25th and also face fines up to $250,000.
“The Situation” was give permission to travel to Miami to film the new reunion series, “Jersey Shore Family Vacation” with his castmates.