There is definitely a Michael Phelps who owes $20,000 to the State of California ... problem is, he's not the same Michael Phelps who competed in the Olympics.
As for the real Phelps, he's in excellent tax standing in the Golden state.
Now, we're off to buy a ton of Speedos ... and Omega watches ... and PowerBars ...
11/23/2009 10:33 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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