Germany frets for economic model after tax scandal


By Paul Carrel BERLIN, Feb 16 (Reuters) - German leaders expressed concern on Saturday that a tax evasion scandal which has put hundreds of prominent Germans in the police spotlight risked discrediting the country's post-war economic model. A raid on the home of Deutsche Post Chief Executive Klaus Zumwinkel in a probe into suspected tax dodging has heightened resentment towards top managers, who many Germans feel have profited from economic growth at workers' expense. Thursday's police ...

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