Who is Cicciogamer, the youtuber sued for tax evasion

33 years old, in 2019 he ‘put the former minister Fornero in crisis’

He is among the most famous youtubers in Italy. And on his channel he boasts 3.55 million subscribers. CiccioGamer89 ends up in the spotlight for alleged tax evasion: the youtuber was denounced by the Guardia di Finanza of the Provincial Command of Rome for not having declared more than one million euros to the tax authorities. The 33-year-old CiccioGamer89, born Mirko Alessandrini, has been extremely well known and followed online for years for his talent in gameplay sessions, i.e. the live broadcast of video game sessions. On YouTube he opened a channel in 2012 and since then he has become one of the most popular youtubers in Italy. On his channel he was among the first to have considerable success thanks to tips and tricks on the most popular video games, with digressions that touched – for example – even the kitchen.

In 2019, CiccioGamer rose to prominence in an episode of DiTuesday. His name also ended up on the lips of non-experts, including that of former Labor Minister Elsa Fornero at the time displaced by Gianluigi Nuzzi’s question: “But do you know who Ciccio Gamer is? No, the former Minister of Job had no idea.