T&T listed as tax haven in 'Paradise Papers'

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Monday, November 6, 2017 - 15:00

It's another document leak aimed at bringing down tax evasion and it’s called the ‘Paradise Papers’.

The investigation was unveiled by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists across the globe and lists 19 tax havens. T&T is one of them.

The documents have not been publicly released and remains in the hands of specific journalists who have agreed to release stories every day this week according to a specific plan.

Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi who has been championing International Financial Compliance says it's too early to comment on what the papers suggest about T&T.

Reporter Urvashi Tiwari-Roopnarine has the details.