Paris tax hunt sends French to Switzerland

Her comments came after Paris and Bern signed a deal earlier this month changing the way cross border inheritance is taxed, as part of a French drive to rake in taxes.


Italian PM Enrico Letta pledges war on tax evasion

Italian prime minister Enrico Letta pledged to "fight relentlessly" against tax evasion in the recession-hit country, as the government pushed new growth measures through the lower house of parliament.


German tax dodgers turn over new leaf

The German authorities have been able to wave a big stick since purchasing a number of CDs purportedly containing sensitive Swiss bank client data