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French budget minister held Swiss bank account, says investigation

28.12.12 @ 09:13

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French budget minister Jérôme Cahuzac is accused of hiding his wealth in a secret Swiss bank account to avoid paying taxes, reports the Guardian. An investigation led by French investigative website Mediapart alleges he held an account with UBS for 20 years before shutting it down in 2010.