Real Madrid cricketer Ronaldo has been accused of fraudulent fraud over $ 1.5 million in tax payers on Madrid Football Club. The Spanish-based prosecutor’s office in Spain has said that he has filed a case against Portugal’s international player in this case.
Ronaldo is accused of fraud of 1.47 million euros (1.3 million pounds, $ 1.6 million) between 2011 and 2014. In Indian rupee, the amount is around Rs. 106 crores. Ronaldo, the world’s most expensive football player, had earlier said that he does not have any kind of concern with the investigation in the taxation case because he has nothing to hide.
It was revealed in the leaked documents in December last year that Ronaldo ignored the tax payment in his earnings. However, Portugal’s player has dismissed these allegations.
A few days ago, Forbes Magazine described Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest-paid athlete. Some time ago, Argentine and Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi was fined 21 months in jail and fined 2.09 million euros. Although his prison sentence will be suspended. The penalty for first offense in Spain is waived for non-violent crimes. If the sentence is less than two years.