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Tax Authority Officials Arrested on Charges of Abuse of Power

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.05.29.

Three officials of the national tax authority (NAV) have been arrested, charged with abuse of power and other crimes, state news channel M1 reported on Tuesday.

The national bureau of investigations is questioning several NAV employees as suspects, the news channel said.

News portal index.hu earlier reported that one of the men arrested was a former NAV department head. The Budapest prosecutor’s office is also investigating, index.hu said.