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Deputy Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia the General-Colonel Elena Leonenko called the leaders among Russian regions by the number of tax crimes. Her words leads RIA Novosti.
Thus, in the first place was Moscow. In 2019 in the region was initiated 228 criminal cases. Next is Moscow oblast — 152 criminal cases.
Also in the top five leaders in the number of tax crimes included Krasnodar Krai (133), Stavropol Krai (108) and Rostov oblast (96).
According to Leonenko, about the same regions lead in the number of criminal cases sent to court, and the amount of damages. She also stressed that such statistics is not surprising, as the economically developed regions “will always be” leaders in tax crimes.
Earlier Leonenko said that the Russian budget annually loses more than 58 billion rubles because of tax crimes. According to her, over the past few years, the dynamics of tax crime is relatively stable. However Leonenko stressed that it is still possible to note a slight decline.
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