The Tax Implications of Drake’s “God’s Plan” Giveaway

Hassan S. Ali
5 min readMar 21, 2019

If you have a pulse and an Internet connection, you remember when Drake took his $996,631.90 music video budget for the song “God’s Plan” and gave it all away.

In the 2018 video, which now has almost a billion views on Youtube, the Canadian rapper gives away nearly $1 million in cash, scholarships, and gifts to various people and organizations in Miami. (That million was…

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Hassan S. Ali

I write comedy things. the ha & lol. Also a founding editor of Slackjaw on Medium.