Tuesday 17 October 2017

Ireland showing hypocrisy on Greece's tax evasion woes

Richard Curran

Richard Curran

The Greek government's ability to tackle a deep-rooted culture of tax evasion is rapidly becoming a central issue in whether the country can remain in the euro.

If they can't stamp out tax evasion and corruption, the likes of Germany will never believe they are doing their best.

Widespread tax evasion is thrown back at the Greeks every time they try to make a case in Europe about how difficult life there has been in the last seven years.

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