Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters
Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters
South Korea

Samsung’s Lee family will donate 23,000 rare artworks to help pay US$10.8 billion inheritance tax

  • The tax bill would be the most ever in South Korea and more than triple the country’s total estate tax revenue last year
  • Lee, who died in October, transformed Samsung from a small television maker into a global giant in semiconductors and consumer electronics

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Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters
Former Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee died last year. Photo: Reuters
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