Russia Investigates Ronald McDonald House For Tax Fraud

By Khadijah M. Britton (October 10, 2014, 2:02 PM EDT) -- Russian prosecutors have launched a financial and tax probe into Russia's arm of the Ronald McDonald House Charity, Moscow Deputy Prosecutor Yury Katasonov announced Wednesday.

The probe was opened after a Sept. 1 request from Duma deputy Andrei Krutov, who told Echo of Moscow radio and Russian news site Izvestia: "It is clear to the naked eye that the amount of funds collected [by RMHC] do not match its declared expenses."

In his request for an investigation, Krutov told the Prosecutor's Office the charity had more than doubled its assets over the past year but reduced its tax contributions. He said...

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