Isle of Man tax haven accidentally leaks personal details of hundreds of taxpayers

May 22, 2015

The Isle of Man – a renowned tax haven for the rich and famous – has accidentally leaked the personal details of hundreds of taxpayers.

An investigation is underway after the blunder by the island’s tax and revenue body released more than 500 individual email addresses.

The mistake came shortly before 5pm yesterday when the Isle of Man Government Income Tax Division (ITD) sent an email out to residents advertising its new Twitter account.

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