MUMBAI:  Outstanding actor Salman Khan has become Bollywood’s highest tax payer by paying Rs 16 crore advance tax.

According to details, Akshay Kumar is on second number while Ranbir Kapoor is present on third slot after paying Rs 11 crore and Rs 7 crore respectively.

It is to be mentioned here that Salman Khan is back as the host of the reality TV show Bigg Boss season 11 for which he will be taking Rs11 crore per episode.

Khan was earning Rs2.5 crore per episode for seasons four to six of the same show however, In 2013, Salman Khan doubled his fees for season 7 and was paid Rs5 crore per episode.

In 2015, he increased his fee to Rs7-8 crore for Bigg Boss 9.