Tax authorities opposed to strengthening lawyer confidentiality – Le Figaro, 14/09/2021
In the event of a search, correspondence with a client can no longer be seized.
Some lawyers do not skimp on precautions when dealing with high-stakes tax cases. “The discussion a client has with a lawyer is a discussion with his legal conscience. This discussion is supposed to have never existed,” explains Jacques-Henry de Bourmont, a partner at Jeantet. Today, we have to be extremely careful.[…]