Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 3/17/13
As Benjamin Franklin once famously wrote, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Well, Nick Diaz (pictured) may be wishing he were dead soon because the controversial UFC welterweight can expect for Uncle Sam to be paying a visit to the 209 very shortly. Minutes after dropping a lopsided unanimous decision to reigning 170-pound king Georges St-Pierre at UFC 158, it was revealed Diaz has never paid one red cent in taxes throughout his 12-year professional career. And guess who threw Diaz and his tax evading ways under the IRS bus? Nick Diaz! “I can’t be jumping teams. I just have to invest [in my training] a little bit more now that I have a little bit more money,” Diaz shared at the post-fight press conference. “You know what? I’ve never paid taxes in my life. I’m probably gonna go to jail. “Nobody wants to hear that kind of talk or what’s really going on with me. I might as well just be a kid. I’ve had fight after fight after fight after fight, an
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