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Wesley Snipes was released from prison Tuesday after serving less than two years of his three-year prison sentence, TMZ.com reports.

Wesley Snipes heads to prison

Snipes was incarcerated in December 2010 after being convicted in April 2008 in Ocala, Fla., on three misdemeanor charges of failing to file his income tax returns from 1991 to 2001.

The 50-year-old actor was transferred to the New York Community Corrections Office, who will facilitate his home confinement, which will officially end on July 19.