The financial problems of the fugitive priest Paul Mukendi’s wife continue, while the Agence du Revenu Québec demands more than $ 31,000 in unpaid taxes.
Revenu Québec has registered a legal mortgage of $ 31,353.22 in Carmen Mukendi’s house located at 1065 rue Thomas-Fromont in the Cap-Rouge sector.
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The Agency mentions that Ms Mukendi owes this amount to the State under the Personal Income Tax Act for the year 2020.
Mme Mukendi acquired this house for a sum of $ 625,000 by 2020.
The main creditor, Immeubles des Grands Bourgs, last fall registered a notice of utilization to take over a debt of $ 468,750 on the home.
In 2019, the couple was kicked out of their Beauport home because of their similar problems.
Ms mandme Mukendi, Paul, a former pastor of the Word of Life Evangelical Center in Quebec City, filed for bankruptcy in 2018 due to a $ 559,274 debt. From 2012 to 2016, he declared an average income of $ 12,1717.
Paul Mukendi is best known for his convictions for sexual crimes and for fleeing Quebec court by seeking refuge in the Democratic Republic of Congo in August.
He was first sentenced in 2020 to eight years in prison for sexually assaulting a minor. In his absence, he received another two years in prison for another assault last December.
Carmen Mukendi was arrested by the SPVQ for the first time on September 8. She was accused of commenting on Facebook about an alleged victim of her husband despite a restraining order.
Mme Mukendi had been released after promising to show up, but was arrested again the following month.
SPVQ had been informed that she was in possession of airline tickets to Paris on October 14 with her 14-month-old child and feared she was trying to evade justice.
On December 6, Carmen Mukendi performed with three other devotees from the Word of Life Evangelical Center; Cedric Malayi, Stephanie Milliard and Pierrick Tardif.
They have all been accused of harassing an alleged victim of Pastor Mukendi and thus violating a court order.
October 3, 2017
Paul Mukendi has been arrested by SPVQ and faces several sexual charges.
May 17, 2018
Search of the Word of Life Evangelical Center by Revenu Québec, which filed a legal mortgage of $ 212,772 for unpaid taxes.
Paul Mukendi withdraws his name from the Registrar of Companies. His wife Carmen becomes president of the Evangelical Center.
Paul Mukendi declares bankruptcy. His debt amounts to $ 559,274.
30th of June
Paul Mukendi is found guilty of nine counts, including sexual assault, assault with bodily harm and death threats. The victim was 14 years old at the beginning of the 12-year offense period.
Paul Mukendi loses his rights to his house in Beauport.
Revenu Québec is bringing 8 cases of tax evasion against Paul Mukendi and the Evangelical Center.
February 27, 2020
Paul Mukendi has been sentenced to eight years in prison for the sexual assault.
The Court of Appeal releases Paul Mukendi until the appeal is processed.
The Supreme Court states that Paul Mukendi is to undergo another trial on charges of sexually assaulting two other people.
Carmen Mukendi buys a house for $ 625,000 in Cap-Rouge.
June 11, 2021
The Supreme Court will rule on Paul Mukendi’s bankruptcy. Its unsecured debt amounts to $ 432,597.63, including $ 391,897.97 in tax debt.
The Court of Appeal upholds Paul Mukendi’s guilty verdict. He has until 3pm on August 20 to surrender to the prison authorities and begin his sentence.
Paul Mukendi fled. He will later be found in the Democratic Republic of Congo, from where he cannot be extradited.
Carmen Mukendi is arrested and then released following a promise to show up to comment on Facebook about an alleged victim of her husband.
Carmen Mukendi is arrested again. She is in possession of a plane ticket to take to Paris the next day. SPVQ fears she will in turn flee from justice.
The creditor files a notice of exercise to take over payment for a debt of $ 468,750 at Carmen Mukendi’s residence.
Carmen Mukendi and three supporters of the Word of Life Center are accused of harassing an alleged victim of Paul Mukendi.
Paul Mukendi has been sentenced in his absence to another 2 years in prison for another sexual assault.
March 21, 2022
Revenu Québec takes out a legal mortgage on Carmen Mukendi’s house. She owes $ 31,353.22 in taxes for 2020.
—In collaboration with Jean-François Racine.