March 16, 2016 / 9:45 PM / 4 years ago

Deutsche Bank to face claim it aided illegal U.S. tax shelter

Deutsche Bank must face claims by a Chicago physician that it aided a defunct law firm in promoting an illegal tax shelter which was marketed across the country over a decade ago, a federal judge has ruled.

The decision on Tuesday by U.S. District Judge James Zagel comes in a long-running lawsuit by physician John McMahan, who said he relied partly on the reputation of Deutsche Bank in deciding to participate in the tax shelter called “Son of Boss,” which was later disallowed by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.

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