HSBC Client Admits To Hiding Bank Accounts From US

Law360, New York (April 11, 2011, 6:13 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey man pled guilty Monday to conspiring with several HSBC bankers to hide money in India from the Internal Revenue Service, days after government investigators launched a probe into the bank's role in tax evasion.

Vaibhav Dahake, of Somerset, N.J., pled guilty in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to one count of conspiracy to defraud the U.S. by working with five HSBC bankers — three in the U.S., and two at HSBC India — to conceal money in offshore...
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