State earned 2 mn euros from tax sweep in Cortina
130 billion euros evaded annually in Italy02 April, 17:13
Befera said 1.2 million came from unpaid income corporate tax IRES and regional production tax IRAP, 224,000 euros from unpaid VAT and 675,000 euros in sanctions.
Italy's fight against tax evasion reaped 13.1 billion euros last year, up from 3.8 billion in 2001, Befera said.
An estimated 130 billion euros are evaded annually in Italy.