Domenico Dolce, right, and Stefano Gabbana receive their share of applauses at the end of the D&G fashion collection for the Spring/Summer 2006, unveiled in Milan, Italy, Monday, Sept. 26, 2005. D&G is Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana youth line. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Updated: April 10, 2013 11:58AM
Domenico Dolce and partner Stefano Gabbana — the founders of the famed Dolce & Gabbana fashion empire, favored by stars like Madonna — are being hauled into court for allegedly using a Luxembourg holding company to avoid a staggering $1.3 billion in Italian taxes.