An international journalist consortium led by Panama based law firm Mossack Fonseca unearthed some secret offshore wrong doings of world leaders and celebrities to evade tax in their countries. They have put several celebrities in the public dock after examining about 11.5 million documents over past 40 years.
Mega star in Black Money List!
About 500 Indians are named in this list and prominent names in the list are Aishwarya Rai and Amitabh Bachchan. It is alleged that Aishwarya Rai, her mother and brothers were registered in 2005 as directors in the Amic Partners limited which was subsequently dissolved after changing her status as shareholder in 2008.
Mega star iAmitabh Bachchan was accused of being appointed as director in at least four offshore companies setup in 1993. Our laws do not allow setting up of companies in foreign location and that too with out disclosing them to the country. Aishwarya Rai’s office already issued public statement on behalf of her by condemning all the allegations.