Friday, June 23, 2017

Number of billionaires in Yekaterinburg declines

Only nine Yekaterinburg residents declared revenues of more than one billion rubles, or $33.3 million, in 2012, according to the Federal Tax Service of the Sverdlovsk region.

Fifteen residents declared revenues of more than one billion rubles in 2011, Mir66 reports.

While the number of billionaires has decreased, the number of Yekaterinburg residents earning between one million ($33,300) and one billion rubles increased by 12 percent to 8,000 residents.

The total amount of declared income for Yekaterinburg residents in 2012 was more than $3.7 billion, an amount greater than the $3.33 billion declared in 2011, according to Mir66.