Thursday, April 2, 2009

Tax Havens

Nicolas Sarkozy wasn't always the fierce critic of tax havens that he claims to be today. As a young lawyer, he helped his wealthy clients make use of them:

Elu député en 1988, Nicolas Sarkozy continue sa carrière d'avocat. En accompagnant parfois ses riches clients vers des cieux fiscalement plus cléments.

The article contains other interesting information about Sarkozy's legal career, which merits further investigation.

1 comment:

Marcia said...

Consider the physical side: Obama preventing fisticuffs between Mssrs. Sarkozy and Hu Jintao. Don't you love the visual of those two fellows bumping chests?
http://blogs.abcnews.com/politicalpunch/2009/04/source-obama-pl.html