There is another big scandal involving tax evasion in Spain. This time the target is the Portuguese goal machine of Real Madrid - Cristiano Ronaldo.
The player will be investigated for fraud in the period between 2011 and 2013, the press reported. The amount is 8 million and the Spanish Court had not yet decided how to address the situation. Ronaldo himself defended himself that everything is a matter of an administrative error.
At the same time, the Prosecutor`s Office in charge raised waiting as the cunning Portuguese and his men tried to plaster the situation prior to the commencement of any investigation. In 2014, he was able to declare his tax reports on time which can save him from more serious sanctions.
If, however, Cristiano, he will be forced to pay the full amount of the taxes plus additional fines. It is possible that the Portuguese national will convicted and for one year in prison, four months for each of the investigated year. However, he is not going to lie behind bars because according to the Spanish legislation in case of the first offense and a sentence for under 24 months, it becomes suspended.
Similarly, the star of Barcelona Leo Messi was not put into prison.