On Monday Charlie Sheen Gave Lindsay Lohan $100,000 For Her Tax Bill was a top story. Here is the recap: (TMZ) Charlie Sheen recently cut Lindsay Lohan a $100,000 check to cover the actress' six-figure tax bill.
Sources close to Lindsay tell us she and Charlie became close pals while on the set of "Scary Movie 5" back in September -- spending a lot of time together both on and off the set.
During their bonding period, we're told Lindsay and Charlie talked about everything -- and at one point, Lindsay mentioned her ongoing tax problems.
We're told Charlie offered to cut her a check then and there to get the IRS off her tail, but Lindsay refused.
Fast forward to last week -- sources close to Lindsay tell TMZ, Lindsay's biz manager received a check from Charlie for $100,000.
We're told Lindsay was blown away by Charlie's generosity -- and immediately applied the money to her outstanding tax bill.
TMZ broke the story ... Lindsay allegedly owed Uncle Sam $233,904 in unpaid taxes for 2009 and 2010 -- but thanks to Charlie, that number's nearly been cut in half. - more on this story