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South Korean court sentences former tax chief to prison for taking kickbacks

South Korean court sentences former tax chief to prison for taking kickbacks

A South Korean court sentenced the country's former tax chief to three and a half years in prison Wednesday for taking bribes from a junior official seeking a promotion, a court spokesman said.
The Busan District Court also ruled that Jeon Goon-pyo, a former head of the National Tax Service, must pay 79.4 million won (US$84,000;


Updated : 2021-01-19 04:28 GMT+08:00