Ozzy Osbourne, 73, and wife Sharon, 69, are leaving Los Angeles to return to their lush Buckinghamshire pile due to increased taxes in the US
Ozzy Osbourne says he leaves Los Angeles and returns to the UK because he pays too much tax in California.
The Black Sabbath rocker, 73, and his music manager wife Sharon, 69, are planning to move to their Buckinghamshire Pile Welders House, with the couple having lived in Beverly Hills for more than 25 years.
Underway: Ozzy Osbourne, 73, says he leaves Los Angeles and returns to the UK because he pays too much tax in California (photo with Mrs. Sharon in 2020)
‘If they do the taxes better, I’ll probably come back. I do not know.’
He added: ‘I’m taking my recording studio with me. I will build a barn there and make my own studio at Welders. I’ll still be making music and my band is coming over. ‘
The US federal tax rate is understood to be 28%, while there is an additional 13% tax in the state of California.
Homeland: Black Sabbath rocker and his music manager wife Sharon, 69, plan to move to their Buckinghamshire stack Welders House
Musician Ozzy and his one-time X Factor judging partner Sharon became known to many along with their children Jack and Kelly after they welcomed MTV cameras into their American home for their reality series The Osbournes which ran on the channel from 2002 to 2005.
Ozzy and Sharon are also parents to daughter Aimee, and Ozzy is the father of daughter Jessica, and sons Louis and Elliot Kingsley whom he shares with his first wife Thelma Riley, none of whom were regulars on their series.
The news comes after it emerged that the love story of Ozzy and Sharon is being made into a feature film written by Oscar-nominated Lee Hall.
Life in the Sun: Musician Ozzy and partner Sharon became known to many along with their children Jack and Kelly after welcoming MTV cameras into their American home
The untitled project will take the form of a biopic and will tell the story of its decades-long romance.
Sharon told Variation: ‘Our relationship was sometimes wild, crazy and dangerous at times, but it was our immortal love that kept us together.
“We are pleased to be partnering with Sony Pictures and Polygram to bring our story to the screen.”
Hitshow: The Osbournes debuted on MTV in 2002 and ran four seasons. It created household names of Ozzy and Sharon along with Kelly and Jack (pictured 2002)
The soundtrack will include songs from Ozzy’s band Black Sabbath as well as hits from his solo career.
Ozzy and Sharon first met in 1970 when Sharon was just 18, but their relationship only became romantic in 1979.
Performer Ozzy was first married to Thelma Riley from 1971 to 1982 and Ozzy and Sharon married in 1982.
Things took a shocking turn in 1989 when Ozzy Sharon was attacked and he was arrested for attempted murder.
The businesswoman hit a panic button and the police arrived, but she remained married to the star.
Speaking about the Biography: Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne documentary in 2020, she said, ‘I told him,’ I do not want the money … but if you do this again, I will either kill you or you will kill me. ‘ do you want that for the kids? “‘
Immortalized: The news comes after it was revealed that the love story of Ozzy and Sharon will be made into a feature film written by Oscar-nominated Lee Hall (pictured with Kelly in 2020)
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