May says wants people to pay tax that is due

Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, attends an Armed Forces Day event in Liverpool, Britain, June 24, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Yates

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday that she wants people to pay tax that is due, when asked about tax evasion after the recent publication of a global investigation into offshore tax trusts.

May was answering questions after delivering a speech at a Confederation of British Industry conference.

Reporting by Andy Bruce, editing by Estelle Shirbon