This article is written by fabulous accountant Richard Murphy.
The original item comes from Der Spiegel about the tax evasion of the Head of the Post Office.
Our money system is ‘criminogenic’, i.e. it is criminal and creates crime and uses ‘the law’, i.e. money to pay lawyers, to protect itself. Accountants are the second layer.
Hence it is a question of ethics and values whether lawyers and accountants ‘behave’ or are ‘rotten to the core’…