It’s called the Paradise Papers: the latest in a series of leaks made public by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists shedding light on the trillions of dollars that move through offshore tax havens. The core of the leak, totaling more than 13.4 million documents, focuses on the Bermudan law firm Appleby, a 119-year old company that caters to blue chip corporations and very wealthy people. Appleby helps clients reduce their tax burden; obscure their ownership of assets like companies, private aircraft, real estate and yachts; and set up huge offshore ...
Millions of leaked Paradise Papers reveal where the elite hide their money
Paradise Papers leak came through reporters at a German newspaper and was then shared with Washington-based group that won Pulitzer Prize for reporting on records of a Panamanian law firm
Michael Forsythe | NYT Last Updated at November 6, 2017 09:00 IST