UK tax authorities investigate clubs, players for tax fraud
EPL By: Linus Onyeze | 01/07/2017
Jose Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud in Spain. Could he also be accused in England?Premier League players, clubs and managers are set to be investigated for tax fraud by British tax authority, HMRC, following allegations of tax fraud against some players in Spain.More than 100 footballers, 39 clubs and 13 agents are under investigation by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC), according to the Daily Mail.The authorities are chasing millions in unpaid tax from players who they suspect of abusing image rights loopholes and tax-avoidance schemes. They are also working closely with their counterparts across Europe as part of an international crackdown.