Revelations that prominent Germans have hoarded cash in secret bank accounts for years have prompted calls from Chancellor Angela Merkel's Social Democrat coalition partners for a clampdown on tax ... more 
Revelations that prominent Germans have hoarded cash in secret bank accounts for years have prompted calls from Chancellor Angela Merkel's Social Democrat coalition partners for a clampdown on tax dodging. Germany's front pages have been dominated in recent days by public confessions from feminist activist Alice Schwarzer and Berlin city's Culture Minister Andre Schmitz about tax evasion. These follow a scandal over Bayern Munich soccer club president Uli Hoeness who is to stand trial for tax evasion in March, a case that has shocked Germans and raised the pressure on Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble to act. less 
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Tue, Feb 4, 2014 3:43 PM EST