The Verdict of the LuxLeaks Appeal


On 15 March 2017, the Luxembourg court of appeal ruled on the ‘LuxLeaks’ scandal.


Although the court did not dare sentence the journalist, who it commends as a ‘responsible journalist’, the sentences issued to the whistleblowers are disgraceful, albeit less severe than the initial sentences. Just as concerning, the court’s decision is based on a highly disturbing reasoning…

Justin turpel explains that the scandal revealed to the public that multinationals – aided and abetted by the Big Four and the Luxembourg government, in particular its tax department – are not paying their taxes. These multinationals steal vast sums of money from a number of countries across Europe and around the world.

Please find the pdf for download on the left.