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Bankers Linked to Tax Evasion Face Tougher Penalties in Denmark

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  • Tax ministry can now force banks to hand over client lists
  • Biggest party in parliament wants jail sentences to be option

The two biggest political parties in Denmark’s parliament say the country may need to tighten punishments for bankers on the wrong side of the law as the Panama leaks continue to reveal practices that politicians say are unacceptable.

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