Bar Refaeli performs a headstand in a crop top ahead of serving nine months of community service

Bar Refaeli performs a headstand in a crop top as she exercises ahead of serving nine months of community service for tax evasion case in Israel

Bar Refaeli enjoyed an exercise session at home in Israel on Monday ahead of serving nine months of community service and $4.8million in fines as part of a plea bargain which ends a long-running tax evasion case against her. 

The supermodel, 35, worked up a sweat as she performed an impressive headstand, before showing off her yoga stretches.

Highlighting her toned figure, the Victoria’s Secret star slipped into navy gymwear by Hoodies.

Keeping fit: Bar Refaeli enjoyed an exercise session at home in Israel on Monday ahead of serving nine months of community service and $4.8million in fines to end her tax evasion case

The Kidon actress displayed her athletic prowess as she maintained her figure in the two-piece, which featured a sporty crop top and matching running tights.

Ensuring nothing got in her way, Bar swept her tresses into a bun and went make-up free.  

The model, who is estimated to have a net worth of $25 million, has agreed to do nine months of community service, and pay a $750,000 fine along with $2.8million in back taxes.

Her mother Tzipi Refaeli – who acts as her agent – was also fined $750,000 and will go to jail for 16 months.  

Athletic: The supermodel, 35, worked up a sweat as she performed an impressive headstand, before showing off her yoga stretches

Athletic: The supermodel, 35, worked up a sweat as she performed an impressive headstand, before showing off her yoga stretches

Toned: Highlighting her figure, the Victoria's Secret star slipped into navy gymwear by Hoodies

Toned: Highlighting her figure, the Victoria’s Secret star slipped into navy gymwear by Hoodies

The pair had been accused of lying about Bar’s country of residence between 2009 and 2012 in order to avoid paying taxes on some $7.2million in income, plus gifts and discounts she received.

The case dates back to 2016 when Tzipi was arrested and accused of failing to report her daughter’s full income during the years in question and obscuring evidence of where she was living from tax collections.

Lawyers for the pair had argued that, during the years in question, Bar had been in a romantic relationship with Leonardo DiCaprio – meaning her ‘life centre’, a term used in Israeli tax law referring to where a person spends most of their time – was in the US.

But the state argued that she was actually resident in Tel Aviv during much of this time, in apartments rented under the names of her relatives.

Looking good: The Kidon actress displayed her athletic prowess as she maintained her figure in the two-piece, which featured a sporty crop top and matching running tights

Looking good: The Kidon actress displayed her athletic prowess as she maintained her figure in the two-piece, which featured a sporty crop top and matching running tights

Hard work: Ensuring nothing got in her way, Bar swept her tresses into a bun and went make-up free

Hard work: Ensuring nothing got in her way, Bar swept her tresses into a bun and went make-up free

The media personality told a previous court hearing that her relationship with the actor, 45, was close enough to be considered a ‘family unit’, meaning she could pay taxes overseas. But the court overruled her, saying their romance did not count.

Prosecutors also uncovered medical records that showed the host had been prescribed medication and received treatment in Israel paid for out of the national health fund during that period.

A previous ruling stated The X Factor Israel presenter had lived in Israel for 185 days in 2009 and 135 days the following year. She also told US tax authorities she was a resident of Israel.

The broadcaster had attempted to block the release of her earnings, but the court revealed she had earned £1.8 million in 2009 and £1.7 million in 2010.  

Drama: The model has agreed to do nine months of community service, and pay a $750,000 fine along with $2.8million in back taxes while her mother (pictured in 2016) will go to jail

Drama: The model has agreed to do nine months of community service, and pay a $750,000 fine along with $2.8million in back taxes while her mother (pictured in 2016) will go to jail

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