Right after President Vladimir Putin described a package of temporary economic measures meant to help Russians whose prospects are dimmed by the coronavirus, he announced long-term tax policy changes that he suggested would help pay for it. Did he use the crisis as an excuse for a long-planned, potentially risky tax hike on the rich?
Putin’s Pretext? COVID-19 Crisis Tapped To Tax Rich Russians’ Offshore Wealth
March 27, 2020 | Radio Free Europe | Shares: 50