A Moscow court detained collectible gold coins and more than 100 million rubles in 50 bank accounts of blogger Elena Blinovskaya as part of a criminal case for tax evasion, writes TASS, citing an unnamed law enforcement source .
Interim measures were imposed on funds held in 50 accounts in various banks, as well as 46,173,358 rubles, 292,650 US dollars, 123 yuan, 5 dzao, according to the agency’s source.
In addition, 7 collector coins of 10 rubles, 80 coins of St. George the Victorious, 12 coins in individual cases, 2 rubles and 1 ruble were arrested.
Earlier it became known about the investigation’s plans to merge the tax evasion cases of Elena Blinovskaya, Valeria Chekalina (Lerchek) and other bloggers into one case and even reclassify them into a case of organizing a criminal community.
Recall that the Presnensky District Court of Moscow has extended the house arrest for blogger Elena Blinovskaya until July 26.
On April 27, Blinovskaya was accused of evading a payment of 918 million rubles to the tax authorities. The blogger admitted in court that she transferred a reduced tax of 6% and did not reflect her real income in the balance sheet.