Hanno Berger, a key figure in the Cum-Ex scandal in Germany, has been arrested in Switzerland. He wants to oppose extradition.
The German tax attorney Hanno Berger, who is considered one of the masterminds in the German cum-ex tax scandal, has been arrested in Switzerland. On Friday, both the Frankfurt Public Prosecutor’s Office and the Swiss Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) confirmed this on request, but without naming the lawyer. Before that “Handelsblatt” reported on the arrest, quoting the name.