German Authorities Target the Super-Rich

Prosecutors and tax investigators are once again going after millionaires who stash assets in Liechtenstein to duck taxes in Germany

The investigators were more discreet this time—no cameras, no flurry of flashbulbs, no live broadcasts from the scene of the crime. In fact, authorities were anxious to avoid repeating the sort of spectacle that had unfolded when officials searched the home of Deutsche Post CEO Klaus Zumwinkel in Cologne back in February.

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