According to the public
relations department of Yanukovych’s MAKO holding, the president’s son paid
about $3 million in personal income tax. The April 18 Mako press release noted that
the amount Yanukovych paid excluded taxes and duties that his Mako group of companies
also paid in 2012.
In 2011, Yanukovych, 39,
paid $2 million in personal income tax.
The Kyiv Post earlier
reported that his group of companies paid more than $2.6 million in taxes to all
levels of state coffers in 2011, and employed some 700.