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Denmark seeks damages from firms exposed of tax evasion in Panama Papers

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COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark’s tax agency said on Wednesday it has launched 34 court cases seeking damages from management in firms exposed of tax evasion in the Panama Papers.

The Danish government paid $900,000 for access to Panama Papers documents in 2016 to help it identify tax cheat suspects in Denmark.

(Reporting by Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen, editing by Louise Heavens)

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