Editor-In-Chief and Journalist of the Belarusian Portal Tut.by Accused of Complicity in Tax Evasion
Zolotova and Tolkacheva are being held in pre-trial detention center No. 1 in Minsk. Both are charged in the case of «complicity in tax evasion on a particularly large scale». They provide for up to 5 years of colony with a referral to an open-type correctional institution or from 3 to 7 years of imprisonment.
In total, 15 people were detained in the «Tut.by case». In particular, we are talking about editorial staff who are not related to the economic activities of the company and the payment of taxes, the representatives of the portal note.
According to the Department of Financial Investigations (FIU), the company «received revenue that was not due to activities permitted for residents of the Hi-Tech Park».