Dolce & Gabbana Tax Fraud Case Dismissed

Executives at fashion house Dolce & Gabbana have been cleared over allegations of tax fraud after a judge in Italy threw out the case against the company.
Italian officials have been investigating Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana's stylish firm over accusations of tax evasion amounting to up to $1.4 billion over claims bosses set up a company in Luxembourg to control the group's brands to avoid paying Italian taxes.
The case had been heading to trial but it came to a halt on Friday (01Apr11) when a judge at a preliminary hearing in Milan ruled there is not enough evidence to proceed. Judge Simone Luerti dismissed the case and closed the file on Dolce and Gabbana as well as five other people who were also under investigation, according to the Afp.


Contactmusic
Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

'Ouija' Cast Joined By Fellow TV Stars For Hollywood's Spookiest Social Seance [Video]

With the forthcoming release of supernatural horror 'Ouija', the cast were joined...

'Ouija' Cast Joined By Fellow TV Stars For Hollywood's Spookiest Social Seance [Video]

Led Zeppelin Sort of Lose First Round in 'Stairway to Heaven' Lawsuit

Maybe this lawsuit won't be as easy to win as Led Zeppelin probably assumed...

Led Zeppelin Sort of Lose First Round in 'Stairway to Heaven' Lawsuit

Klaxons - A New Reality Video

Klaxons make a light show of their new video for track 'A New Reality', taken from their third studio album 'Love Frequency'...

Klaxons - A New Reality Video

The Marivaux - Interview

The Marivaux grew up smack bang in the middle of the Manchester music scene which, love it or loathe it, has...

The Marivaux - Interview

Jennifer Garner Speaks Honestly About Sexism In Hollywood, Uses Husband Ben Affleck As Example

On Monday evening (Oct 20th) Jennifer Garner, and a handful of other...

Jennifer Garner Speaks Honestly About Sexism In Hollywood, Uses Husband Ben Affleck As Example

Keanu Reeves Admits The Lack Of Studio Film Offers "Suck," Says He Wishes He Played Wolverine And Batman

Keanu Reeves is undoubtedly most well known for his lead role in the...

Keanu Reeves Admits The Lack Of Studio Film Offers

Taylor Swift Opens Up About Constant Kidnap And Death Threats

Taylor Swift is one of the most popular female recording artists in...

Taylor Swift Opens Up About Constant Kidnap And Death Threats

Jennifer Lawrence Presents "Gifted" Honouree Elizabeth Banks With Funny Speech

On Monday evening (Oct 20th), some of the world's most talented female...

Jennifer Lawrence Presents

Tori Spelling Hospitalised With Unconfirmed Illness

Tori Spelling is in a serious state having been rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in...

Tori Spelling Hospitalised With Unconfirmed Illness
Advertisement

Comments

Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All