The EU loses €70 billion tax income annually to tax havens, despite a joint effort by industrialized nations and emerging countries to tighten the last remaining tax loopholes.
A German court has decided not to pursue a tax evasion case against three former DFB officials, including two former DFB presidents. They have been charged in connection with the awarding of the 2006 World Cup.
By helping his father engage in dubious tax schemes, Donald Trump inherited hundreds of millions of dollars, The New York Times said. The report contains a "spectrum of questionable transactions," a legal expert told DW.
Chinese authorities have issued new rules to make it harder for movie stars to evade tax. Beijing is looking to cap the salaries of actors following a series of fake contracts aimed at falsifying income declarations.
Portuguese football player Cristiano Ronaldo has reached a deal with Spanish authorities to pay a fine for tax evasion, and accept a two-year jail term. However, he is extremely unlikely to serve any time in prison.
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