Of the two things that are certain, apparently taxes outlive life itself, because Anna Nicole Smith still owes the State of California.
The State Franchise Tax Board has filed a creditor's claim in her probate case for $43,280.66 for back taxes from her 2007 tax return. Of that amount, $35,424 is the delinquent tax, $4,837.12 is the penalty and interest totals $3,019.54.
And how's this? The Franchise Tax Board served Howard K. Stern.