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Tax evasion v tax avoidance - in 90 seconds

Documents showing how HSBC's private bank in Switzerland helped some clients evade tax have been leaked by a whistle-blower.

But what is tax evasion and how does it differ from tax avoidance?

The BBC takes a look in 90 seconds.

Video Journalist: Tom Donkin

  • 09 Feb 2015
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