Hotel Dolder Grand Raided Over Unpaid Customs Taxes on Artworks

March 8th, 2017

Swiss hotelier Urs Schwarzenbach’s Hotel Dolder Grand has been raided for unpaid taxes on a range of works including pieces by Miró, Botero, and Dubuffet, all of which were confiscated by authorities.  Schwarzenbach has been accused of dodging taxes on works before, and authorities are now targeting his home offices in pursuit of other works.  

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