Liechtenstein's Shadowy Informant Tax Whistleblower Sold Data to the US

The shadowy informant who blew the whistle on German tax cheats also sold data to US authorities, SPIEGEL has learned. The man, who was paid almost 5 million euros for DVDs full of information, has now been given a new identity by German intelligence.
Von SPIEGEL Staff
A tax evasion scandal involving shadowy foundations in Liechtenstein has gripped Germany.

A tax evasion scandal involving shadowy foundations in Liechtenstein has gripped Germany.

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