05 Apr 2016
Published in News

Czech PM calls for probe into activities of Czechs on Panama Papers files

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has called on the Czech tax authorities to launch a thorough investigation into the activities of close to 300 Czechs who are among those named in the Panama Papers. The list of Czechs suspected of using offshore companies to avoid paying tax includes the country’s richest Czech, billionaire Petr Kellner, tennis player Tomáš Berdych, owners of Czech solar plants and big players in the 1990 privatization deals.